Boondi Laddu and Motichoor Laddus

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Sep. 08, 2012


Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Water 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Saffron 1 Pinch
Cardamom powder 1 Teaspoon
Besan 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Ghee 1 Tablespoon , melted
Almonds 2 Tablespoon
Pumpkin seeds 1 Tablespoon



1. In a saucepan add sugar, water, saffron and cardamom powder and boil on medium heat to get 1 1/2 thread consistency syrup.

2. In a measuring cup add 1 cup besan, melted ghee mix a little and add water and mix well to make the batter.

3. Heat oil in a deep fry pan on medium high heat.

4. Place a perforated spoon over the oil and pat adding batter into the spoon.

5. To make motichoor ladoos use a spoon with smaller perforations.

6. Collect the boondis once fried and add into the sugar syrup.

7. Add almonds and pumpkin seeds, mix well and start making ladoos while the mixture is still warm.

8. Apply ghee and milk to help you make ladoos to desired size.


9. Distribute among friends or dear ones on festive occasions.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 1537Calories from Fat 336

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 39 g60%

Saturated Fat 11 g55%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 67 mg2.79%

Total Carbohydrates 275 g91.7%

Dietary Fiber 15 g60%

Sugars 211 g

Protein 32 g64%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet