Laddoo is a small packet of delight.You can find so many laddoos in India.Motichur,Boondi,Rava,Sattu,besan,atta and coconut laddoo.I think we can get a laddoo recipe for each day of the week!Rava ladoo or Suji ladoo is a simple yet a very tasty sweet.Semolina is an easy ingredient to find.Indian sweets like sooji halwa & kheer are a common preparations.
I remember having it in so many festivals.
Saawan maas has started and it is a holy month for Hindus.There are many festivals in this month like Varalakshmi vratam,Teejri,Nag panchami,Rakhi etc.Sooji or semolina recipe sweets are easy be it halwa or suji ladoo recipe.
Ladoo is a simple sweet you can make for prasadam when you have very little time.Some people use their condensed milk while making burfi or laddoo.However,it is very difficult to control sugar in it then.
You can also serve this during Ganesh Chaturthi, or any pooja or havan.This is very famous delicacy in Andhra and Telangana region.You can make this simple sweet whenever you wish to have something sweet.During my stay in Vizag,this sweet was pretty popular one.I remember so many aunties sending over this sweet, post any pooja.It is wholesome and cooks in no time.Looks and tastes great too.Nuts and ghee add to the taste and nutrient count of roasted semolina.You could adjust the ghee and milk in the recipe.Size of rava laddu can be made according to your choice.
You can also make rava laddu recipe with condensed milk or with milk powder.Rava laddoo with coconut also tastes great.
How to make rava laddu ?
Read the rava ladoo recipe
- 1 cup sooji/semolina
- ½ cup sugar
- 4 tbsp ghee or clarified butter
- ½ cup dry fruits cashews,almonds,raisins
- 2-3 tbsp milk
- Roast sooji/semolina with 2 tbsp ghee until rawness disappears.Keep it aside.
- Roast dry fruits in 1 tbsp ghee and keep it aside.
- In a pan,add semolina,sugar and milk and mix well on low flame.
- While it is warm,add dry fruits.Switch off the flame.
- Roll them into small balls with a greased palm.
- Serve once done.
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