Modaks are believed to be Lord Ganesha’s favorite food and why shouldn’t they be? After all they are so flavorful! Gone are the days when these sweet treats were prepared in one traditional way. Now we have a variety of modaks with different types of fillings to make them even more savory!
This Ganesh Chaturthi, add some variety in life and tantalize your taste buds with these yummy modaks!
Chocolate Modak: For all the chocolate lovers out there, we give you another reason to love chocolate! Cocoa powder, desiccated coconut, icing sugar, vanilla, and almonds along with paneer are all that you need to make these heavenly dumplings! You would love the melt- in- your- mouth feel and the little ones would also keep asking you for more!
Khajur Modak: A healthy and easy recipe, the best part about this one is that you don’t need to add any sugar in these modaks because the natural sweetness of the dates will make up for it! The aroma of the roasted dry fruits along with khajur will explain why this is the Lord’s favorite food! You can also add raisins and roasted desiccated coconut for a richer flavor!
Khoya Modak: Another easy yet yummy recipe, the Khoya Modaks are amazingly sinful! Oodles of khoya topped with sugar, liquid glucose and cardamom powder is all you need to please the God!
Coconut Rose Modak: The filling of this modak is so tempting that you wouldn’t wait for a single moment to cook these for yourselves! Gulkand, desiccated coconut, almonds and cardamom powder are the ingredients for preparing the delicious filling. Creamy condensed milk, milk powder and saffron will give you the perfect coating for the delicate filling!
Besan Modak: Soft and creamy besan combined with sugar, milk, ghee and cardamom powder topped with rich almond, pistachios, raisins and kaju! Sounds like a dream right? These besan modaks are bound to woo you with their exquisite flavor!
Enjoy this festival with these delectable modak flavors! Here’s wishing everyone a Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!