Diwali, Ganesh Chaturthi, Laddu

Besan Ladoo

0 comments

A very popular ladoo (laddu) made during festivals like Diwali or during any special occasions.

Besan Ladoo

Ingredients:

  • Chickpea (Besan) Flour – 2 cups
  • Ghee – 100 gms + little extra
  • Almonds – 5 to 6, finely chopped
  • Cashew Nuts – 5 to 6, finely chopped
  • Cardamom Powder – 1/2 to 3/4 tsp
  • Sugar – 125 gms

Method:

  1. Heat ghee in a pan over low flame.
  2. When the ghee has melted fully add the chickpea flour and stir well for 10 to 20 minutes.
  3. When the flour turns light brown, add the cardamom powder, cashew nuts and almonds.
  4. Mix well and remove from flame.
  5. Once cool enough to handle add the sugar and mix well.
  6. Make small/medium laddoos and place them on a flat plate.
  7. Store them in an airtight container.
  8. Serve.

image via flickr/ishan photography

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Receive the latest recipes & kitchen tips !

Thanks for subscribing. Please check your mail and confirm the subscription.

Something went wrong.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*