Besan ladoo/kadala maavu laddu Recipe

Besan ladoo, also known as kadala maavu laddu, is a popular Indian sweet made from roasted gram flour, ghee, sugar, and nuts. It has a rich and nutty flavor with a melt-in-your-mouth texture. This traditional sweet is often prepared during festivals and special occasions.

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Ingredients for Besan ladoo/kadala maavu laddu Recipe

  • 0.40 cup Gram Flour
  • 1/5 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 1/5 cup Ghee
  • 1/5 teaspoon Cardamom Powder
  • 1/20 cup Chopped Nuts

Directions: Besan Ladoo/kadala Maavu Laddu Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.Heat ghee in a pan and roast the gram flour until it turns golden brown.
  • STEP 2.Add powdered sugar, cardamom powder, and chopped nuts to the roasted gram flour.
  • STEP 3.Mix well and shape the mixture into small round ladoos.
  • STEP 4.Allow the ladoos to cool and store them in an airtight container.
  • STEP 5.Serve and enjoy these delicious besan ladoos as a festive treat or a sweet snack.

Cooking Tips

  • Make sure to roast the gram flour on low heat to avoid burning.
  • You can add a pinch of saffron strands for an enhanced flavor and aroma.
  • If the mixture is too dry, add a little more melted ghee to bind it together.

Storage and Serving

  • Store the besan ladoos in an airtight container at room temperature.
  • They can be stored for up to 2 weeks.
  • Serve the ladoos as a dessert or offer them as prasad during religious ceremonies.
Nutrition
value
233
calories per serving
7 g Fat9 g Protein32 g Carbs13 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    7g
  • Protein
    9g
  • Carbs
    32g
  • Fiber
    13g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    32g
  • Protein
    9g
  • Fiber
    13g

Fats

  • Fat
    7g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    89mg
  • Iron
    4mg
  • Vitamin A
    73mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    1mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    104mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    < 1mcg
  • Vitamin C
    2mg
  • Vitamin E
    1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    87mg
  • Manganese
    3mg
  • Phosphorus
    138mg
  • Selenium
    20mcg
  • Zinc
    2mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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