Cranberry Dates Modak | How to make Cranberry Dates Modak

By Anandha Bhagyam  |  4th Sep 2016  |  
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About Cranberry Dates Modak Recipe

This time I wanted to try a different Modak for Ganesh Chaturthi so here is a Cranberry Modak.

Cranberry Dates Modak is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Cranberry Dates Modak has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Roopa Choodamani is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Cranberry Dates Modak recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Cranberry Dates Modak is 15 minutes and the time taken for cooking is 10 minutes. This is recipe of Cranberry Dates Modak is perfect to serve 6 people. Cranberry Dates Modak is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Cranberry Dates Modak. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Cranberry Dates Modak by commenting on this page below!

Cranberry Dates Modak

Ingredients to make Cranberry Dates Modak

  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup cashew nuts
  • 1 cup almonds
  • 1 cup khoya
  • 1 cup dates
  • 1 cup cranberries
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • A pinch of saffron
  • 3 tbsp ghee

How to make Cranberry Dates Modak

  1. Dry roast the cashews till the raw smell goes away. Also dry roast the almonds as well and powder the cashews and almonds in a mixer.
  2. Add some milk and grind the dates and cranberries.
  3. Heat a pan, add the khoya, once it melts in a few minutes, add the sugar, dry nuts powder and grounded dates and cranberries.
  4. Cook this mixture for 10 minutes on a medium flame (at this time the mixture will leave the sides of pan). Let this cool for 10 minutes, grease ghee in the palm of your hands and make modak shapes.
  5. Serve it to enjoy!

My Tip:

Cranberries are high in antioxidants and taste very good.

Reviews for Cranberry Dates Modak (1)

Reema Thukral2 years ago

very nice idea of putting cranberry

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