Pidi Kozhukattai Recipe

Sweeten up your Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations with a delicious Sweet Pidi Kozhukattai recipe. Roasted rice and chana dal are ground and blended with a sweet jaggery base infused with cinnamon and ginger powder for a delicious laddoo filling befitting Lord Ganesha Himself.

Pidi Kozhukattai Recipe

- Dry roast dal and rice till it gives a faint aroma.

- Cool and grind to a fine rava. Keep aside.

- Combine jaggery and water. Bring to boil along with some ghee, cardamom, dry ginger, and coconut.

- Add rice and dal rava . Stir well, adding ghee in between. Cook on a low flame for 5 minutes, covered with a lid. When all the moisture has soaked up, keep aside to cool.

- Once cool, shape into kozhakkatai.

- Shape into kozhakattai or roundels.

- Grease idli plate with ghee/ oil and arrange the pieces. Steam for 10 to 12 minutes.

- Offer as Prasad.

Preetha Srinivasan

Preetha Srinivasan

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