Brown Rice Laddu: | How to make Brown Rice Laddu:

By Shri Kripa  |  31st Jan 2017  |  
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About Brown Rice Laddu: Recipe

This is a traditional sweet specially to celebrate the first anniversary of Readoo. I still can’t believe that it’s been a year since Readoo was created. I am really grateful to Readoo team for letting me write the way I wished to. Coming back to the recipe- Brown rice laddu is also known as “Thambittu unde” in our coastal region of Karnataka. It is an age old recipe of my aunt’s family. This particular tasty laddu is very dear to my heart, which I used to relish whenever I visited my maternal uncles place. Brown rice, also known as boiled rice/matta rice/Kerala rice is very healthy and packed with many nutrients, at the same time it is gluten free and you can have it without any hesitation. It requires very minimum ingredients but tastes heavenly. Now we will see the procedure –

Brown Rice Laddu: is a delicious dish which is liked by people of all age groups. Brown Rice Laddu: by Shri Kripa has a step by step process of how to make the dish. This makes it very easy to understand for even beginners. This recipe can serve 8 people. You can find Brown Rice Laddu: at many restaurants and you can also prepare this at home. This authentic and mouthwatering Brown Rice Laddu: takes 20 minutes for the preparation and 20 minutes for cooking. When you want to prepare something delicious for a party or special occasion then Brown Rice Laddu: is a good option for you. The flavour of Brown Rice Laddu: is tempting and you will enjoy each bite of this. Try this Brown Rice Laddu: on weekends and impress your family and friends. You can comment and rate the Brown Rice Laddu: recipe on the page below.

Brown Rice Laddu:

Ingredients to make Brown Rice Laddu:

  • Brown rice /matta rice – 500 grams
  • coconut – 1 (grated)
  • jaggery – 500 grams
  • ghee – 50 ml
  • cardamom powder – 1 tsp
  • cashew bits – ½ cup

How to make Brown Rice Laddu:

  1. Wash rice once or twice, drain completely and Spread this on a clean cloth and let it air dry. It takes one to two hours .
  2. After one to two hours, check the moisture. If it is completely dry while handling, it is ready to use.
  3. Heat one thick bottomed wok/vessel, add dried rice little by little and roast, it will pop a little and texture will become brittle and little puffy. Do this procedure in 3 to 4 batches and cool.
  4. When it cools down, make powder either in a mixer jar or nearby flour mill. Sieve this powder and keep aside.
  5. Now dry roast grated coconut until it emits fragrance. Keep aside.
  6. Boil jaggery by putting one cup of water. When it melts sieve this solution to remove any impurities.
  7. Take this liquid and boil further till it reaches one thread consistency. At this stage you will hear “Tup” “Tup” bubbling sound too (this is the clue which I have received from the elders)
  8. When it reaches one thread consistency, mix in roasted coconut gratings, ghee, roasted cashew bits, rice powder and cardamom powder.
  9. Mix nicely. At this stage mixture will be too wet to handle. So, keep aside for half to one hour, till mixture becomes little dry and ready to handle.
  10. When you feel it is ready, take a small amount in a hand and make laddu and keep aside.
  11. When all the mixture gets over and you have finished the process, store these laddu’s in an airtight container. This laddu stays good for long.

Reviews for Brown Rice Laddu: (1)

Kanak Patel2 years ago

Nice, they look perfect!
Shri Kripa
2 years ago
Thank you Kanak :-)

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