How to make Motichoor Laddoo - Laddoos made with sugar syrup soaked boondi.

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Main Ingredients : Gram Flour, Sugar (चीनी)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Mithais

Motichoor Laddoo

Motichoor laddoo are made of very small gram flour balls or boondis which are deep fried, then simmered in sugar syrup till they absorb the syrup and plump up. These are then shaped into delicious crumbly laddoos. Motichoor laddoos are savoured across the length and breadth of the country – in different sizes, colours and compositions.

For more recipes related to Motichoor Laddoo checkout Motichoor Laddoo, Besan ki Burfi, Mysore Pak, Mysore Pak . You can also find more Mithais recipes like Sooji Jamun Halwa, Tirangi Barfi, Besan ki Burfi, Nariyal Burfi.

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Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Difficult

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Motichoor Laddoo Recipe

  • Gram Flour 2 1/2 cups

  • Sugar 1 1/3 cups

  • Milk 1/4 cup

  • Orange colour as required

  • Ghee to deep fry

  • Green cardamom seeds 1 tablespoon

  • Almonds blanched and slivered 10

  • Pistachios blanched and slivered 10

Method

Step 1

Cook sugar with three cups of water to make syrup of one thread consistency. Add milk and when the scum rises to the top, remove it. Add colour as desired and keep the syrup aside.

Step 2

Make a thin batter of besan with three cups of water (pouring consistency). Add colour as desired.

Step 3

Heat sufficient ghee in a kadai. Hold a perforated spoon over the hot ghee, pour a little batter over it and pass the batter through it fast into the kadai to make boondis. Fry for about two to three minutes.

Step 4

Remove the boondis using a slotted spoon, drain thoroughly and put into the syrup. When the boondis have absorbed all the syrup add cardamom seeds and mix gently.

Step 5

Divide into twenty-five portions and shape each into a laddoo.

Step 6

Garnish with slivers of pistachios or almonds. Cool and store.

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