Amrutham podi cookies | Nutrimix powder biscuits recipe

The Amrutham Podi/ Nutrimix Powder is a health supplement provided by Kudumbasree that is aimed to satisfy the nutritional requirements of the children of Kerala(India) between the ages of six months and three years.
It operates under the Take Home Ration Strategy which is a feeding programme through Anganwadis, and the Nutrimix is distributed in the form of Take-Home-Ration.

There are five major ingredients in the Amrutham Nutrimix: Wheat, Groundnut, Soybean, Gram Dal and sugar/jaggery.
 Today I am gonna share a simple recipe with amrutham powder.

Ingredients for making cookies:
Butter- 1/4 Cup, Melted.
Sugar-1/2 Cup, Powdered.
Nutrimix powder- 1 Cup.
Baking Powder-1 Teaspoon.
Milk-2 Tablespoons.
Salt to taste.
Method of preparation:

  1. Preheat the oven at 16o degree Celsius.
  2. In a bowl add butter and sugar. Mix it well. Swift the nutrimix powder and baking powder together and add to the butter-sugar mixture.
  3. Combine well. Add 2 Tablespoons of milk and make a smooth dough.
  4. Make small balls out of the mixture and gently press a little between your palms. Place it over the baking tray.
  5.  Bake them in the preheated oven for 20 to 25 minutes.
  6. Also can make in a preheated pressure cooker for 10-15 minutes over a low flame.
  7. Crunchy nutimix cookies are ready.