Friday, March 24, 2017

Rava laddu

Rava laddu is a popular laddu prepared almost in every household during festivals. I prepared during Holi celebration.Rava laddu is a simple and easy laddu made with very few ingredients.Just rava,sugar,nuts and coconut gives a wonderful flavor to this recipe. Rava is a very healthy ingredient which is widely used in many recipes.Most popularly it s used in the preparation of upma in mostly south India.Posting this recipe in Blogging marathon#74 under the theme Festival of India.




Ingredients:
  • Rava or sooji ( Semolina)1 cup( 250 ml cup)
  • sugar 1 cup
  • Fresh or frozen grated coconut 3/4 cup 
  • cardamom 6
  • Raisins 10
  • cashewnuts 10 to 15
  • Ghee 1 tbspn
  • Milk 2 tbspn for binding laddus

Procedure:
  • Blend sugar into fine powder and keep aside.Remove the seeds from the cardamom and blend into fine powder. keep aside
  • Heat a pan ,dry roast semolina on low flame around 10 mins or until  we smell nice aroma.Keep sauting in between,then we observe change in the color.Transfer this to another bowl,keep aside.
  • In the same pan add ghee dry roast cashews raisins until golden brown.Remove and keep aside.
  • In the same pan add grated coconut and roast few mins 3to 4 mins.
  • Mix coconut,cashewnuts,raisins to the semolina mixture.Add 1 tbspn of ghee and mix it well.
  • Now shape the mixture into laddus by adding very little milk.
  • Store in airtight container and enjoy.
Note: key taste depends on how you roast the sooji.Make sure always fry sooji in low flame.

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9 comments:

  1. Just prefect to tickle my tastebuds, feel like having some rite now. My favourite rava laddus.

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  2. Ive made these a few times before - One of my fave INdian sweets!

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  3. I feel like grabbing them... one of my favorite sweets for sure!

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  4. wow those Rava Laddos look so delicious. These are my most favorite ones, especially when my mom makes it. We mostly make it for Deepavali and I finish off at least two when still hot..:)

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  5. All time favorite ladoo. Looks so perfect and delicious.

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  6. Traditional and easy to make sooji laddoo. Perfectly made.

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  7. another easy to make laddoo and all time favourite. Looks very inviting...

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  8. Quick and yummy laddus. Love these cuties.

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