Monday, November 26, 2012

Dates and Nuts Laddus.

Dates and Nuts Laddus are very nutritious and has no sugar added and YOU can munch them whenever YOU want.
Things Needed :
Dates : 1 cup.
Nuts :Almonds, Cashews, Raisins : 2 cups.
Honey : 2 to 3  Table spoons
Method:
Roast Almonds and cashews separately for 2 to 3 minutes and dry grind them for few seconds.
Now mix dates and ground nuts along with raisins nicely . You need to kneed them thoroughly. Now add honey and mix well  Take a handful of  dates and nuts mixture and prepare laddus. Repeat the same with the rest of the mixture.
Note : You need to kneed the nuts and dates till dates are soft and it holds the nuts. then add  honey and mix well.  No need to add ghee or sugar powder to it.  Can roast the nuts till brown.

15 Laddus can be prepared.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Easy Tasty Rava Laadu..

Rava Laadu or laddus are sweet item and prepared with using Rava ( Samolina),  ghee , sugar. Laddu  can be eaten at any time of the day...This particular recipe of laddu preparation is very easy but remember can not store them for a long period.

Things needed:
Rava ( medium size) : 2 cups.
Sugar : 1  1/2/cups.
Cardamom : 4 to 6 .
Ghee  : 3/4 cup.
Dry fruits : 3 table spoons(raisins, cashews).
Milk : 1/4  cup.
Coconut : 1/2 cup.

Method:
Grate coconut and keep it aside. Powder sugar and cardamom together in a dry grinder.
Keep a pan on the fire and put one spoon of ghee and fry dry fruits until they are brown. Now add  rava  and  2 table spoons of ghee to it  and fry  until  raw smell disappear  from rava. Fry  on low flame so that it does not get burnt. Put off the fire and mix powdered sugar to the roasted rava.  Add grated coconut and Mix well.  Add the rest of the ghee to the mixture and mix thoroughly. Now divide the mixture in to small quantities.  Mix the mixture with a spoonful of milk and  take a handful of mixture, prepare laddus. Repeat the same  for the rest of the mixture and prepare Laddus.
Note : Rava should be fried on low flame . Ghee should be melted before using .  Use the hot milk . You can not store them for a long time.
15 Laddus can be prepared. ( small size)

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