How to make Moongphali Ke Laddoo -

Sweet Indian dessert made from peanuts and shaped into roundles.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Peanuts (मूंगफली), Jaggey

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Desserts

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Moongphali  Ke  Laddoo

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History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Moongphali Ke Laddoo Recipe

  • Peanuts 3 cups

  • Jaggey 2 1/4 cups

  • Ghee 8 tablespoons

  • Green cardamom powder 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Roast the peanuts. Cool and skin them. Pound slightly so that the nuts are broken into big pieces and not powdered. Add green cardamom powder and mix. Cook the jaggery to make a thick syrup. When you put a drop of the syrup in water it should form a hard ball. Add the ghee and peanuts and mix. Remove from the fire. With greased palms form into laddoos.

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