Beetroot - 1 medium size
( wash the beetroot peel and pressure cook with some water till soft,cool and grind to a smooth semi thick paste.Measure the paste i got 1 & 1/4 cup so i used the same amount of sugar)
Sugar - 1 & 1/4 cup
Rose essence few drops
Take a pan add the ground paste & sugar in medium low flame keep cooking till raw smell has disappeared and the liquid has come to a thin syrup consistency.
Do not over cook when cooled the syrup will turn hard and crystallize.
Switch off the stove and add few drops of rose essence and mix.
Cool completely pour it into a clean jar and keep in fridge.
How to use
Take some cold milk in a glass add 1tsp of the syrup and mix it well and serve.
If you like add soaked chia seeds and serve.
a) Do not cook the syrup till thick,this take just couple minutes to get a thin syrup.
b) If you don't like rose essence add cardamom powder.
c) You can make this with cane or palm sugar but there will be a slight change in taste.
d) If you don't want to add milk add some ice cubes pour water and drink like a juice.
e) You can cut the beets into cubes blend it to a smooth paste,filter and then cook it with sugar.
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