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Sesame Modak or Til Ke Modak in Hindi are one very popular and special sweet recipe amongst the Marathi peoples and Marathi cuisine. It is very delicious Indian dessert recipe. It is oftenly prepared at the time of Ganesh Chaturthi festival in India, it is believed to be the favourite food of lord Ganesha. During the Ganesha worship ceremony it always concludes with an offering of twenty one modaks to the deity and as Prasad. This sesame modaks are really very yum in taste and very easy to make is well.

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This recipe requires only few simple ingredients which are commonly available in almost every kitchens of the world which is a good thing about this easy sesame modak recipe. there are many different kinds of modak recipes available in India like traditional modak, Churma Modak, Paneer Modak, Poppy seeds and nuts modak, Chocolate and Walnut Modak, Mava Modak etc……. The way of making modaks varies from state to state in India.

In this recipe of modak stuffing of sesame seeds, jaggery and cardamom powder is stuffed in puri size of dough and the shaped like a modak, then steamed in a steamer for several minutes and served hot or cold as particular likes. This Indian sweet or dessert recipe can also be prepared for some special occasions like marriage ceremonies, parties and picnics, specially small kids loves the sweets and dessert more, so make this mouthwatering sesame modak recipe at your home and enjoy with your kids and family members. You can also read this recipe in Hindi on our other website.

Ingredients for Sesame Modak:

For Stuffing:
1 Cup Sesame Seeds.
1 Cup Jaggery.
½ tsp Cardamom Powder.

For Outer Layer:
1 Cup Rice Flour.
Water as per requirement.
½ tsp Ghee.
Pinch of Salt.
Extra Ghee for Greasing.

How to Make Sesame Modak:

Step 1.
Dry roast the sesame seeds till it releases the aroma then cool it down and make fine powder from it.

Step 2.
Add grated or powdered jaggery, cardamom powder in sesame powder and blend it well, then make small balls from it.

Step 3.   
Heat water and bring it to boil, add rice flour in it and stir it well, then cover and keep it a side.

Step 4.
Knead dough well to make crack free dough and make 11 (eleven) equal size of balls from dough, roll puri from it.

Step 5.
Put balls made from blended mixture at centre of puri and bring all edges together and give modak shape to it.

Step 6.
Steam modak a steamer for 8-10 minutes and serve it hot or cold as you wish.

Sesame Modak Recipe | Dessert Momos

Sesame modak is a very popular dessert dish to prepare for Ganesh Chaturthi festival.
Course Dessert
Cuisine Indian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes
Author Geetanjali Kolvekar Saini

Ingredients

  • 1 Cup Sesame Seeds.
  • 1 Cup Jaggery.
  • ½ tsp Cardamom Powder.
  • 1 Cup Rice Flour.
  • Water as per requirement.
  • ½ tsp Ghee.
  • Pinch of Salt.
  • Extra Ghee for Greasing.

Instructions

  • Dry roast the sesame seeds till it releases the aroma then cool it down and make fine powder from it.
  • Add grated or powdered jaggery, cardamom powder in sesame powder and blend it well, then make small balls from it.
  • Heat water and bring it to boil, add rice flour in it and stir it well, then cover and keep it a side.
  • Knead dough well to make crack free dough and make 11 (eleven) equal size of balls from dough, roll puri from it.
  • Put balls made from blended mixture at centre of puri and bring all edges together and give modak shape to it.
  • Steam modak a steamer for 8-10 minutes and serve it hot or cold as you wish.