Amul Kadhai Doodh Review – A Halwai-Style Treat (2023)
We loved Amul Kadhai Doodh for its pleasing aroma, caramel-like taste and clean ingredient list.
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There is something so comforting about kadhai doodh served in a kulhad. Kadhai doodh, to put it simply, is milk simmered for hours on a low flame. It is then garnished with ground almonds, pistachios, cashews, and saffron.
Amul presents a cold, canned version of the OG kadhai doodh. How close does this ready-to-drink beverage from Amul come to the real deal?
Every aspect, starting from the packaging to price and taste, is explained in detail in our Amul Kadhai Doodh review.
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Amul Kadhai Doodh – Quick Glance
Here’s a quick glance at all the product details you need to know about Amul Kadhai Doodh:
|Amul Kadhai Doodh||Product Details|
|Net Quantity||200 ml|
|Calories (per 100 ml)||99 kcal|
|Shelf Life||365 days|
|Mishry Rating (on 5)||3.75|
Our Review Factors
What do we expect here? We are looking for a fresh tasting caramel-like kadhai doodh with balanced sweetness.
To better examine the taste and texture of Amul Kadhai Doodh, we have set the following review factors :
In this segment we check whether the consistency is thick, creamy or appears too watered down. Does it have a smooth mouthfeel?
Kadhai doodh in general is flavored using sugar. How was our experience with Amul Kadhai Doodh? Is the sweetness balanced? Does it showcase the signature flavor of kadha hua doodh? Is the caramel-like sweetness present here?
3. Other Observations
How sturdy is the packaging? Is it leak-proof and travel-friendly?
Does this kadhai doodh strike a value for money deal?
Since it is a milk-based product, we check for the shelf life. For how long will this kadhai doodh remain fresh?
Amul Kadhai Doodh – Detailed Review
Price + Packaging
Amul Kadhai Doodh comes in a yellow orange color can. The can was pretty sturdy yet was quite easy to open. A 200 ml quantity is priced at Rs. 30. It has a shelf life of 365 days.
The aroma was quite similar to that of condensed milk.
This kadhai doodh has a light caramel brown appearance.
The ingredients seen here are – standardized milk and sugar.
We really appreciate the clean ingredients list. It has no use of additives, preservatives and other such nasty stuff.
We liked this kadhai doodh solely for the authentic milky taste it delivered. It is identical to the halwai-style kadha hua doodh that we pair with hot jalebis on a cold winter night.
The only thing that did not work out for us was the extreme sweetness. However, if you have a higher sugar tolerance, you will definitely love this.
You can add in your favorite nuts to amp up the taste further. Even though this is usually had warm, we recommne dhaving the one by Amul chilled.
The best thing about Amul Kadhai Doodh is that it is not thin and watery. It has a medium thickness and a creamy flowy consistency. The milk is plain and contains no nuts.
- We liked the sturdy packaging.
- It has a creamy and smooth consistency.
- Loved authentic halwai-style taste.
- Thumbs up for the clean ingredient list. It has no preservatives and no added colors are used.
- The sweetness is slightly on the higher side.
This kadhai doodh will be enjoyed with some hot and piping jalebis. Also, if you have a high tolerance for sweetness, you can give this kadhai doodh a try.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some interesting FAQs on Amul Kadhai Doodh.
The ingredient list of Amul Kadhai Doodh looks fairly clean with just the addition of standardized milk and sugar. However, since it is a packaged drink we recommend occasional consumption.
No. This kadhai doodh has no preservatives.
As per the brand, this kadhai doodh requires no refrigeration as long it is not opened.
No. Amul’s Kadhai Doodh has no added flavors.
This kadhai doodh has a shelf life of 365 days.
What’s Our Verdict?
The pleasing aroma, authentic halwai-style taste, and clean ingredient list are the positive attributes we loved about Amul Kadhai Doodh. We also liked the smooth and creamy consistency.
Are you a fan of kadhai doodh? Let us know your thoughts.