10 Types of Modak to try this Ganesh Chaturthi

August 24, 2017 5:01 PM |

The festival of Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated across India but majorly in Maharashtra. It is the home coming of Lord Ganesha and Lord Ganesha is worshiped for a period of 10 days and then submerged in water. During this festive time, Modak, which is a sweet dumpling and also considered to be Ganesha's favourite sweet, is prepared. The outer shell is prepared with rice flour, wheat flour or maida and the inner filling is mainly of coconut, jaggery, and dry fruits but a lot of different variants are prepared now.

Check out ten varieties of the beloved Modak, which you must try this Ganesh Chaturthi

Ukaidiche Modak

modak article uc

The most well-known type of modaks, Ukadiche Modak or steamed modaks are the most authentic type of this sweet; the ones which offered to Lord Ganesha. Produced using rice flour and loaded down with ground coconut and jaggery and steamed, these dumplings are offered to the god as prasad.

 

IMAGE CREDIT: hungryforever.com

Chana Dal Modak

dal modak

Chana dal modaks are desserts produced using rice flour, maida or wheat flour loaded with cooked chana dal and jaggery blended in it. These desserts will definitely make you swoon over this little ponder.

IMAGE CREDIT: verygoodrecipes.com

Rava Modak

rava-modak

Rava means sooji or semolina and makes for an astounding external shell with a filling of your choice. Fillings may incorporate naturally ground coconut and jaggery or chana dal and jaggery. Try not to miss on the firm rava modaks as you may not be able to stop at just one.

[yuzo_related]

IMAGE CREDIT: indianhealthyrecipes.com

Chocolate Modak

chocolate-modak-3

Who doesn't love chocolates? Chocolate modaks are very well known around this time. You can either make the external shell of chocolate or make a modak utilizing chocolate as a filling. This lip smacking sweet is very famous among youngsters.

IMAGE CREDIT: madhurasrecipe.com

Dry Fruit Modak

Dry-Fruit-Modak

These come stacked with a terrific filling of dry organic products like raisins, almonds, cashew nuts, chironji, pistachios, dates and khus. Have a go at making a base with coconut and mawa (khoya), and you will love this one.

IMAGE CREDIT: mylittlemoppet.com

Mawa Modak

mawa-modak-1

Rich and delicious, Mawa Modaks are a dissolve in-the-mouth treat. All you require is khoya or mawa along with sugar, pistachios, cardamom, saffron and drain to prepare these delectable desserts ideal for prasad or bhog. You can likewise utilize mawa and different items as a filling in a rice flour covering.

IMAGE CREDIT: madhurasrecipe.com

Kesari Modak

kesari modak

 

Kesari Modak is one of the most famous Modaks. It is prepared by infusing Kesar in milk and then cooking the milk till it thickens and then preparing the Modak laddos. We bet you will finish a plateful of these!

 

IMAGE CREDIT: i.ytimg.com

Paneer Modak

paneer modak

 

Adding curd or paneer in a modak is an exceptional practice along with certainly being a top notch one. All you require is paneer, powdered sugar and dries fruits including cashewnuts, almonds, pistachios. The covering is made of maida. If you have not savoured these yet, it is time you gobble this little bit of paradise by buying it from the store or simply making it at home.

IMAGE CREDIT: indoindians.com

Coconut Modak

coconut modak

 

Trying different things with different fillings and flavors can bring about a portion of the best modaks you can request. Peanuts and coconut stuffed rice flour modaks are anything but difficult to make and happen to be absolutely delightful.

IMAGE CREDIT: media2.intoday.com

Malai Modak

malai-modak-ladoo

 

A tasty rich malai dessert that will make you craving for more, malai modaks are made by adding consolidated milk, disintegrated paneer or chenna and cardamom among others. These are for the most part made as Malai Laddoos, yet the delightful taste of these desserts has changed over them into modaks as well.

IMAGE CREDIT: indianhealthy.com







For accurate weather forecast and updates, download Skymet Weather (Android App | iOS App) App.

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories




Weather on Twitter
मौसम विशेषज्ञों के अनुसार माता वैष्णो देवी में भी अच्छी वर्षा या हिमपात होने की संभावना है। श्रीनगर, गुलमर्ग, कुल्… t.co/7yaVACeduu
Monday, February 17 18:00Reply
The winter season in #JammuandKashmir can be broken up into Chilai Kalan, Chilai Khurd and Chilai Bacha. Chilai Kal… t.co/V0nfi7MHGt
Monday, February 17 17:45Reply
Check out the #cloud build-up of #rains in the last 12 hours, responsible for giving rains across India. t.co/G0Rr2gHTq3
Monday, February 17 17:30Reply
On February 18, isolated light rain is expected to commence in North #JammuandKashmir. On February 19 and 20, rainf… t.co/zYphykTTPA
Monday, February 17 17:15Reply
अगले 24 घंटों के दौरान #Assam, मेघालय, अरुणाचल प्रदेश और #Nagaland में कुछ स्थानों पर गर्जना के साथ हल्की से मध्यम… t.co/bQKF98BHIi
Monday, February 17 17:00Reply
पंजाब और #Haryana के उत्तरी भागों के साथ पश्चिमी उत्तर प्रदेश के पश्चिमी भागों में तेज बारिश के आसार | #Delhi और शे… t.co/KCtcMBCBx9
Monday, February 17 16:31Reply
जम्मू कश्मीर, लद्दाख, हिमाचल प्रदेश और उत्तराखंड में बारिश और हिमपात की संभावना | पहाड़ो की यात्रा के दौरान सावधानी… t.co/nQ0b3HlpEp
Monday, February 17 16:00Reply
#Winter is over for #Gujarat and hot/humid days are in the offing. The temperatures are expected to see a further i… t.co/NPi5fhy5Qo
Monday, February 17 15:45Reply
During the next 24 hours, scattered rain and thundershowers are likely in #Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Arunachal… t.co/eObjbnaNuW
Monday, February 17 15:30Reply
19 से 23 फरवरी के बीच #JammuKashmir, लद्दाख, हिमाचल प्रदेश और #Uttarakhand में कुछ स्थानों पर अच्छी वर्षा होने की… t.co/uyOG6t65uM
Monday, February 17 15:15Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try