Maharashtrian Chakli

Maharashtrian Chakli is one of the popular traditional Indian Savories made during festivals. In Maharashtra, as with other states as well, these Chakalis are made during Diwali. I wanted to make for Ganesh Chaturthi and confirmed with Pradnya if they make it on other festivals too. She said though they mostly make this for Diwali, […]

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Oats Ladoo ~ Vinayagar Chaturthi Recipes

For the second day of Ganesh Chaturthi Pooja, I have a healthy version of laddo made with Oats. With the increase in consuming Oats in our daily meals, Amma decided this oats laddo will be a good thing. When I was asking her what else should I make for the neivedyam, she suggested this recipe. […]

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Coconut Poli ~ How to make Coconut Poli

For Ganesh Chaturthi this year, the new sweet that I decided to make was Coconut Poli. I anyway have to make Dal poli and Kozhukattai, so decided that making Coconut Poli was the best dish to make in the given situation. It turned out so well and I hope Ganeshji was happy with this sweet.  […]

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Fried Modak 2 | Fried Modakam | Ganesh Chaturthi Recipes

For the third day I had planned to make the Modaks the Mahatratian way, using All purpose flour (Maida) and Semolina (Rava). Other ways of making the outer layer involves using wheat flour also. While I was reading on the tradition of making these modaks, it was very much like how we make sweet poli […]

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