बनाना चॉकलेट कपकेक

अनेकप्रसंगी घरी केळी शिल्लक राहतात आणि मग ह्या जास्त पिकलेल्या केळ्यांचे काय करावे हे समजत नाही. अशावेळी तुम्ही ‘बनाना चॉकलेट कपकेक’ तयार करू शकता, जे निश्चितच सर्वांना आवडतील.

बनाना अॅण्ड चॉकलेट कपकेक
तयार करण्यासाठी लागणारा वेळ १०-१२ मिनिट बेकींगसाठीचा कालावधी २० मिनिट

साधारण १८-२० कपकेक तयार होतात

साहित्य

जास्त पिकलेली केळी ३

वितळलेले बटर १/२ वाटी

पिठी साखर १/२ वाटी

व्हेनिला इसेन्स १ चमचा

मैदा २ कप

बेकिंग पावडर १/२ चमचा

अंडी २

दूध ४ चमचे

चॉकलेट चिप्स १/२ कप

कृती

ओव्हन २२० C तापमानाला प्रिहिट करावा. केळ्यांची साल काढून चांगले कुचकरून घ्यावे.

मिक्सिंगच्या भांड्यात वितळलेले बटर, साखर आणि व्हेनिला इसेन्स चांगले घोटून घ्यावे.

यात कुस्करलेल्या केळ्याचा गर घालून चांगले ढवळून एकत्र करावे.

एका भांड्यात अंडी फेटून त्यात हे केळ्याचे मिश्रण घालावे. नंतर दूध घालून चांगले ढवळावे.

आता मैदा, बेकिंग सोडा आणि बेकिंग पावडर यात घालून चांगले एकत्र करावे आणि सर्वात शेवटी चॉकलेट चिप्स घालावेत.

तयार झालेले हे मिश्रण कपकेकच्या भांड्यांमध्ये दोनतृतियांश इतके भरावे.

ओव्हनमध्ये २० मिनिटांपर्यंत बेक करावे. कपकेकमध्ये टूथपिक घालून ते तयार झाले आहेत की नाही ते पडताळून पाहावे. जर का टूथपिकला केक न लागता ती बाहेर आली, तर कपकेक तयार झाले आहेत असे समजावे.

ओव्हनमधून बाहेर काढून जरा थंड होऊ द्यावेत. थंड झाल्यावर थोड्यावेळाने सर्व्ह करावेत.

तिळगुळाचे लाडू

नुकतीच संक्रांत झाली. अर्थातच घरोघरी गूळपोळ्या आणि तिळगुळाच्या लाडवांचा बेत झालाच असेल.

आपल्याकडे संक्रांतीपासून रथसप्तमीपर्यंत हळदी-कुंकू केलं जातं. हळदी-कुंकवाच्या कार्यक्रमांमध्ये लुटण्याच्या वस्तूंबरोबरच तिळाच्या लाडवांमध्येही वैविध्य असतं.

काही घरांमध्ये गुळाचा पाक करून लाडू केले जातात तर काही जण साखरेच्या पाकात करतात. काहीजण त्यात डाळवं, खोबरं, दाणे घालतात. सामान्यपणे हे लाडू कडक, चिक्कीच्या गुळापासून बनवलेले असतात.

मराठवाड्यात आणि विदर्भातही तिळकुटाचे लाडू केले जातात. हा मऊ पण खुसखुशीत लाडू अप्रतिम लागतो. आज मी याच लाडूंची रेसिपी शेअर करणार आहे.

तुम्हीही एकदा या अतिशय सोप्या पध्दतीनं लाडू करून बघा नक्कीच आवडतील .

तयारीसाठी लागणारा वेळ १५ मिनिटे

बनविण्यासाठी लागणारा वेळ ३० मिनिटे

नग ५०-६०

साहित्य

१ किलो पॉलिश न केलेले तीळ

पाऊण किलो केमिकल विरहीत गूळ किसून

१-२ टीस्पून जायफळ किंवा वेलदोडे पूड

कृती

प्रथम तीळ कढईत घालून मध्यम आचेवर खमंग भाजून घ्या.

तीळ चांगले तडतडायला लागले , खमंग वास यायला लागला की तीळ भाजले गेले असं समजा.
तीळ थंड करायला ताटात काढून ठेवून द्या.
तीळ कोमट झाले की मिक्सरमध्ये जाडसर कूट करून घ्या.
नंतर हे जाडसर कूट आणि किसलेला गूळ तसंच जायफळ किंवा वेलदोड पूड हातानं एकजीव करा.

गरज वाटल्यास हे मिश्रण परत थोडं मिक्सरमध्ये फिरवून घ्या. अगदी लगदा करू नका, थोडंसं जाडसरच ठेवा.

नंतर परत हातानं चांगलं एकत्र करा आणि आपल्याला हवे तसे लहान-मोठ्या आकारात लाडू वळा.

तीळ कोमट असताना कूट केलंत तर तिळाला जास्त तेल सुटतं म्हणून कोमट असतानाच कूट करा.

या लाडवांना वरून अजिबात तेल किंवा तूप लागत नाही कारण तिळामध्ये भरपूर तेल असतं. हे लाडू अप्रतिम लागतात .

MAMRA LADOO

Mamra Ladoo (Puffed Rice Balls) is easy to make as winter healthy recipe.

This crispy sweets balls are delicious and loved and is relished by both young and old generation.

These mamra ladoo are made without oil or ghee still they are very tasty. Using jaggery instead of white sugar retains the traditional charm of this recipe It is more fun to have because that crunchy murmura ladoos gives a superb mouthfeel.

It is so quick and easy. The only thing to be taken care is the jaggery should be properly caramelized. Having murmura ladoo in cold winter is more fun.

And it does not required much cooking time.

INGREDIENTS
Puffed rice 3 cups
Jaggery 1 cup
Ghee 1-2 Tbsp

PROCEDURE
Clean and roast puffed rice on a very low heat in a heavy bottom pan for 2-3 min., so it gets more crunchy.

Heat ghee in a pan , add grated jaggery.

Keep stirring on a low heat until jaggery starts bubbling.

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Add roasted puffed rice into jaggery mixture and stirring continuously till all the puffed rice is coated with jaggery, Turn off the heat.

Transfer the mixture into another tray. Now work very fast, apply some drops of ghee in your palms and take small amount of mixture and make round balls.

You have to be very quick and finish making them before mixture gets cold. When they are cool, store them in a airtight container.

Enjoy this healthy version of sweet during kite festival.

VERMICELLI PAYASAM

Seviyan kheer or vermicelli payasam is a traditional popular dessert. Seviyan is a delicious and an easy recipe to make. Its creamy, delicious and also very easy to prepare.

INGREDIENTS

Vermicelli ( Broken )                              1 cup

Milk                                                        1 litre

Ghee                                                       2 Tbsp

Dry fruits                                               Cashew nuts, Raisins, almonds, pistachios

Sugar                                                    1 cup

Green cardamom powder                   1 Tsp

PROCEDURE

Boil the milk for about 30 min.  until the milk is creamy and almost half. Stir offend to ensure the milk does not burn in the bottom of the pan.

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Add sugar and stir until it dissolves.

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 Heat ghee in a pan , add cashew nuts saute till nuts are brown. Remove from heat set aside.

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In a same pan add  vermicelli and saute till light golden.

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Add boiled milk, mix well and cook on medium heat for 5-7 min.

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Add cardamom powder, and cut dry fruits.

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Mix well and serve hot. Or cool kheer.

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Cool seviyan become thicker in texture.

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Garnish with roasted cashew.

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Mango delight

MANGO ICE CREAM

MADE BY SOURAV

Mangoes are available in this season only. So I thought to make Aamras and secondly Ice cream. And I am really excited to share here, this Mango ice cream recipe which is made by my son SOURAV. This mango ice cream is so creamy, rich and soft. And it was like heaven melt in my mouth. And why not, It has full and real flavor of mango in it. Homemade mango ice cream is much much better than we bring it from store. When you make it at home, there is no artificial flavors or colors in it which is really a advantage.

RECIPE TYPE                                      Dessert

PREP. TIME                                        30 Min.

CUISINE                                               World

SERVES                                                6

INGREDIENTS

Alphonso  mangoes                          2

Heavy fresh cream                           200 gms

Sugar                                                    3-4 Tbsp. / Depends on sweetness of the fruit

Vanilla extract                                  ½ Tsp.

PROCEDURE

Peel and chop the mangoes.

Blend the mangoes with sugar to a smooth pulp.

 

Whip the cream till soft peaks are formed.

shrikhand3Then add the mango pulp, fold and mix it well, also add vanilla and mix gently.

20150423_131526.jpgPour this mixture in ice cream container, cover the container and place into the freezer. When the ice cream half frozen remove from freezer. Whip again for 1-2 minute. Again pour it in container, keep in freeze to set. Scoop the mango ice cream to serve topped with chocolate syrup or chocolate sauce…..Tasty

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GULAB JAMUN

GULAB JAMUN
Soft, spongy and melt in mouth Gulab Jamuns drenched in delicately flavored sugar syrup is a traditional sweet in India.

This homemade Gulab Jamun is tried, tested and never failed recipe. Today I am going to share this recipe with you on the auspicious occasion of “GUDIPADWA”
RECIPE TYPE                                     Dessert
PREPARATION TIME                      35 Min.
Cook time                                            10-15 Min.
Serves                                                   18-20 Gulab jamuns
INGREDIENTS
For the Jamuns
Khoya/ Mava                                     200 gm
Paneer                                                 100 gm
Maida                                                 3 Tbsp
Semolina                                           2 Tbsp
Milk                                                    1 Tbsp or as required
Oil or ghee                                        To fry Jamuns
Green cardamom powder           1 Tsp
Baking powder                               1/4 Tsp
PROCEDURE
Take fresh khoya in a bowl. Its better to grate the mava first so no lumps remains, then mash it well. Then add grated paneer, Semolina, Maida, Cardamom powder and
Baking powder, Mix well. Add little milk to form a smooth and soft dough, there should be no lumps in the mix. Dont kned, just gently mix all together. Cover the
dough and keep aside for 25-30 min.

INGREDIENTS

For Sugar Syrup
Sugar                         250 gm
Water                       260 ml
Rose water             1 Tbsp
PROCEDURE
Heat Sugar and water solution till it become sticky. Add rose water You just switch of the fire before the syrup reaches a one thread consistency. Sieve the sugar
to remove impurities in it. Place this syrup in wide pot.
How to proceed
Now take the dough, and make small balls from it . If you are unable to form balls from the dough, just sprinkle some milk and mix it again. Make small and smooth balls from it and cover them under wet cloth.

Meanwhile Heat ghee or oil, when the ghee is medium hot, lower the flame.
Gently place the Gulab Jamuns in it, 3-5 at a time. Once the Jamuns starts to change its colour. Keep on rotating them in ghee with spoon. So the Jamuns are evenly
browned from all the sides.
Place the hot Jamuns in hot sugar syrup. Hot syrup help the Gulab jamuns to absorb syrup and become soft and sweet. The jamuns increase in size a bit.
Serve Gulab Jamuns hot or cold. Garnish with pistachio slivers…..

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MODAK

On the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, I have prepared Churama Modak.

Convenient to serve and richer in flavor. Also an excellent snack for adults school going children giving an instant bout of energy.

PREPARATION TIME                                15 Min.

COOKING TIME                                        30 Min.

MAKES                                                        21 Modak

INGREDIENTS

Wheat flour                                          2 cups

Ghee                                                       1/2 cup

Jaggery                                                  2 cups ( shredded )

Milk                                                       As required

Nutmeg powder                                1 Tsp

Poppy seeds                                      1/4 cup

Dry fruit                                              1/2 cup ( Grind coarsely  )

Ghee                                                    For frying

PROCEDURE

In a bowl combine the whole wheat flour and melted 1/2 cup of ghee, mix well until you get a bread crumbs texture. Use milk to kneading the dough, make a stiff dough.

Divide the dough in lemon size balls. The balls should be firm such that it should not break or crumble while frying.

Preheat the ghee in kadhai, turn the heat low and add 2-3 balls at a time into the hot ghee. Fry these balls until turn golden brown in color. Be patient , it takes time for the balls need to get cooked from inside as well. Don’t get tempted to turn the heat to high to fasten the process.

Allow the balls to turn brown gradually. Once you have finished frying all the balls, allow them to cool completely.

Once cool, crush them in food processor to form a coarse powder like bread crumbs. Add the nutmeg powder , coarsely grounded dry fruits and poppy seeds to the mixture and combine well. Add shredded jaggery to the mixture and combine well by rubbing it between your pams.

Once you feel the mixture is reasonably soft, grease the Modak mold with ghee. Fill the Modak mixture in molds, to gave nice shape. You also make shapes with your hands too.

MODAK are ready to offer Ganesha!!!!

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TILACHI CHIKKI

I prepare all kind of chikki at home.

Til chikki, mamra chikki, peanut and daliya etc.

I have grown seeing my mom making these delicious sweets each year with great enthusiasm.

It might seems tricky at first but once you learn the trick its actually easy and quite quick to make chikki.

I have made both til chikki and til ladoo.

Laddoo and chikki both are made from same material Jaggery and sesame.

Just instead of rolling flat you need to make balls from it.

Just be
careful while making tilgul laddu as the hot jaggery might burn your hand.
INGREDIENTS
Til                                                             100 Gms
Jaggery                                                     1/2 cup
Ghee                                                         1 Tbsp
Water                                                        1 Tbsp
PROCEDURE
Dry roast the til.

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Heat ghee in a pan also heat grated jaggery.

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Heat the jaggery on low flame.

Slowly the jaggery will start to melt.

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Once the jaggery melted, you will see lot of bubble coming, stir continuously.

Stir until the bubbles disappear.

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Add roasted sesame seeds, combine well quickly.

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Prepare flat surface by applying ghee on it, also grease rolling pin to avoid
chikki sticking to it.

Take the mixture on greased surface. Greased your palm with ghee form a big round ball and spread it little by hand.

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Then roll it with greased rolling pin, as thin as you want.

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TIL CHIKKI IS READY

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TILGUL POLI

TILGUL POLI
TILGUL POLI in Marathi and yell holige in Kannada is made across Maharashtra and North Karnataka during the Makar Sankranti festival.

Sesame seeds being good for increasing the body heat is the reason for using it in making
many items during Makar Sankranti.
INGREDIENTS
Roasted and skin removed Groundnuts                                        1/2 cup
Sesame seeds                                                                                         1 cup
Grated Jaggery                                                                                        1 cup
Cardamom powder                                                                               1 Tsp
Wheat flour                                                                                             1 cup
Ghee
Salt
Maida
PROCEDURE
In a mixing bowl take wheat flour, add salt and 3 Tsp of Ghee.

use water for kneading, cover it and keep aside for 1/2 an hour.

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Up to Roast Groundnuts and Til(sesame) separately. When its cool grind it coarsely add grated Jaggery and cardamom powder ,also add 2 Tbsp Ghee in it and mix it properly.

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Now heat Griddle, Take little ball size kneaded flour. Make small
bowl size shape and fill same size stuffing in it, seal it properly by getting the edges together.

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Roll out Tilgul poli carefully, use maida for dusting.

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Put the TILGUL POLI on hot griddle.

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Keep the flame slow. Turn poli after a minute.
Make slightly golden by both sides.

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TILGUL ROSE