Thursday, March 07, 2013

How to make Rava Ladoo / Rava Laddu Recipe / Happy Women’s Day :

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Hy Friends,
Its Women’s Day ! Every year,  8 th march is celebrated around the world as  International  Women’s  Day..!!
It is an occasion to honour and praise women for their efforts and accomplishments.  It is meant to appreciate those who have the biggest but quietest influence in our lives. 
I wish all my dear friends a very  Happy  Women’s  day..:)
On this special day, I am very glad to share an all time favorite sweet recipe “ Rava Ladoo “.
Rava  Ladoo  is one of the wonderful delectable Indian dessert and it tastes absolutely delicious. This popular sweet is prepared from rava / sooji or semolina, ghee, little milk, sugar, dry fruits & cardamom. 
Also it is one of the common sweet prepared in almost every household during festivals like Krishna Jayanthi, Ganesh chaturthi and Diwali.  The gracious addition of nice aromatic  home  made  ghee  makes the ladoos scrumptious. 
Try this simple and exotic sweet recipe & flare up your tastebuds..;)
Check out the Diwali Sweets & Savories recipes here.
·         Rava / Sooji               - 1 cup
·         Sugar                        - ¾ cup
·         Ghee                         - ¼ cup
·         Milk                           - 2 to 3 tbsp
·         Cardamom pwd           - ¼ tsp
·         Cashew nuts & raisins - ¼ cup
1.     Heat ½ tsp ghee in a kadai.
2.     Add rava / sooji to it and roast continuously in low flame , till the rava releases a nice aroma all over the house.
3.     Take care not to brown the rava.
4.     Remove from heat and cool completely.
5.     Meanwhile add sugar in the dry mixer and grind it to smooth pwd.
6.     Take it aside.
7.     Now grind the roasted rava to a fine pwd.
8.     Take a mixing bowl and add powdered rava and sugar.
9.     Mix them thoroughly.
10.  Heat 2 tsp ghee in a small pan.
11.  Roast cashew nuts and raisin to golden.
12.  Add  the ghee roasted cashews, cardamom pwd and raisins to the rava mixture.
13.  Heat up remaining ghee and add slowly to the mixture with continuous mixing with a laddle.
14.  Once the mixture looks like bread crumbs, sprinkle few tsp of milk and continue to mix until the ladoo mixture comes together .
15.  When the ladoo mixture is slightly warm enough to handle, quickly form them into balls ( don’t let the mixture to get dry. If its dried , add few drops of ghee or milk , mix well and press into balls )
16.  Make into lemon-sized balls. And set aside in a plate to cool.
17.Melt-in-the mouth   Rava Ladoos  are ready..:)
18. It stays fresh for couple of days, when stored in air tight containers. You can refrigerate it for longer shelf life.

My Notes:
·            While roasting the rava, make sure the flame is in low mdium or else there are chances for the rava to get burnt at the bottom.
·         The sweetness can be either more or less, as per your taste and choice. This recipe gives you a mildly sweet  rava ladoo.
·            If you prefer your ladoos little firmer and not very soft, decrease the amount of ghee/ milk while adding to the rava mixture.

Similar Recipes:  
·         Urad dal Ladoo

·         Boondhi Ladoo

·         Roasted Gram Jaggery Ladoo

·         Besan Ka Ladoo & Moong dal Ladoo


  1. ahh....mouthwatering! Click makes it more tempting!!

  2. Tempting clicks looks so yummy, Happy Women's day to you

  3. Well, this sounds like a delectable treat for us on Women's Day. Happy Women's Day to you, too, Jay.

  4. Looks too good Jay !! Happy Women's Day to you too !!

  5. Superb and perfectly done ladoos. Yum they look

  6. Happy women's day! Ladoo looks very delicious.

  7. yummy!!! happy woman's day!!

  8. Those look delicious. A wonderful treat for a special day.

  9. Lovely laddu!!
    Happy Womens's day to you too!!

  10. the only sweet item which i can do by closing my eyes :) lovely one and so as easy :) loved it completely !

  11. Wow !! Delicious...

  12. Super clicks and my hubby's fav. Just love the way you have done it so well.

  13. I have not eaten ladoo before but I am sure this ladoo is nice what with the nuts and raisins.

  14. Traditional sweet bring back my childhood sacking days...perfectly done jay

  15. WOW ...they look perfect !!!
    Happy Women's Day to you all :-)
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  16. Happy women's day dear. Love rava laddoos. Looks yum

  17. Yummy sweet . Happy womensday

  18. yummy:)my all time fav:)

  19. Prefect balls, love to grab and have some, incredibly irresistible.

  20. wow looks very yummy and beautiful clicks..

  21. wow looks very yummy and beautiful clicks..

  22. wow your ladoos look yummy and perfect....nice clicks..

  23. lovely ladoo's Jay!
    Happy Womens Day !

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  24. Looking really yummy....

  25. wow love it baby...happy mothers day to u

  26. Wow. Wow. Wow...
    Rava Ladoo, Yummy...

  27. Looks really delicious...yum.

  28. delicious and mouthwatering ladoo.. nice presentation..

  29. Great! I've always wanted to try these out!

  30. Delicious ladoos, love it..


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