Besan Ladoo



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Makes: 15 – 20 Ladoos

Ingredients

Ladoo Besan (Gram/ Chick Pea Flour): 2 Cups
Pure Ghee (Clarified Butter): ¾ Cup
Powdered Sugar: 1 Cup
Elaichi (Cardamom) Powder: 2 tsp
Milk: ¼ Cup
Raisins, Almonds & Cashews as per required

Procedure

1. Heat ghee in a heavy sauce pan. Add besan slowly in a pan. Mix ghee & besan very well.

2. On low flame cook the besan. Keep on stirring otherwise it will stick down or burn.

3. Once the besan becomes golden brown remove pan from heat. Sprinkle milk and keep stirring till mixture become dry.Let it cool for a while.

4. When mixture is little warm add sugar, cardamom powder, chopped dry fruits & mix well. Keep aside to cool it down.

5. When mixture becomes cool, take small amount of mixture, rub it very well in your palms & make ladoo. While making ladoos place one raisin on the top. Follow this procedure for remaining mixture.

6. Keep ladoos on plate until they become little dry. Then store these ladoos in air tight container.


Tips
1. If you want to avoid continues stirring while roasting besan, you can roast besan in microwave.
2. To avoid lumps & make ladoos soft, you have to rub or mix this mixture very well or you can use mixer. If you are using mixer then add dry fruits later.

18 comments:

SMN said...

thats a pefect besan ladoo.. yumee.. i love ladoos

kamala said...

laddu looks delicious.One of my favourite sweet.

Lavi said...

wow..Good Looking Laddu trupti.

Pearlsofeast said...

Hi Trupti,What lovely picture.

Dhivya said...

ohh this one is so innovative:))i made bhoondi/rava ladoo only....must try

Mansi Desai said...

that looks great Trupti! now I'm missing my mom's ladoos:(

Vanamala said...

Tasty ...one of my fav ladoo

Uma said...

wow, besal laddo looks delicious, Trupti. Thank you for a simple recipe. I will try them and let you know.

Rupa said...

Your besan Ladoo looks inviting..yummy..my hubby's favourite..Been a while since i made...Thnaks

Saswati said...

trupti that pic is awesome....i also make besan ladoos but don't add milk.

Divya Vikram said...

Easy snack..

Cham said...

It is a perfect shape Ladoo and cute :)

Jayashree said...

Lovely pic....

Trupti said...

Thank you SMN, kamala, Lavi, Pearlsoffeast.

Hey Dhivya, these ladoos are very common in Maharashtra. Usually we made these at the time of Diwali. You can try these.

Thanks Mansi, Vanamala, Uma, Rupa.

Thanks Saswati. Next time use milk & let me know the difference.

Thank you Divya, Cham, Jayashree

Sagari said...

melt in mouth ladoos trupti

Annu said...

Thats mouthwatering .............

Hema said...

The ladoo looks so delicious and mouthwatering

Hema said...

ladoo looks delicious and tempting Trupti