Makar Sankranti 2022: Sweet and tasty recipes for the Makar Sankranti party

Makar Sankranti 2022: Sweet and tasty recipes for the Makar Sankranti party

We may have just entered the new year, but we are already getting ready for the first few festivals in the calendar. Makar Sankranti, Lohri, Pongal and Bihu are harvest festivals celebrated widely throughout the country during the first few days of the year. Makar Sankranti is celebrated on Friday 14 January. This festival marks the change of season along with the movement of the sun; it also marks the first day of the sun’s transition to ‘Makara Rashi’ (Capricorn), which ends the winter solstice and begins the longer and slightly warmer days. And like the other festivals, it is not uncommon for the Makar Sankranti celebrations to be wearing seasonal snacks and sweets to enhance the party atmosphere.

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To (sesame) and god (jaggery) are indispensable parts of the Makar Sankranti festivities. Besides the fact that traditional treats like for ladoo and for chikki have longer shelf life, is also one of the most winter essential ingredients that help you maintain a healthy body heat and give you warmth from within. A variety of desi to recipes can be found on the menu for Makar Sankranti parties, and if you are looking for a good mix of sweet and savory snacks for your party, here is a list that can help.

Makar Sankranti 2022: Sweet and tasty snacks for the Makar Sankranti party

To God Ladoo:

Talk about Sankranti related to snacks and not to mention god ka ladoo? It is impossible! To god ladoo is a regular feature in almost every household in the country for the winter season and especially in the time of Makar Sankranti. Roasted and aromatic for seeds are mixed with jaggery syrup and shaped into tiny mouth-watering delicious ladoos, here is one of the easiest recipes for god ladoo.

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Makar Sankranti 2022 To God ladoo recipe

2. Bajra Til Tikki:

This Bajra for tikki will not only increase the variety of snacks in the Makar Sankranti celebration, but will also significantly increase the health quotient of your snack dish. Both bajra and til are full of immune-boosting properties that are important in these winter days. This Bajra for tikki is made with only three ingredients and is the perfect last minute snack you need on your menu. Click here for the recipe.

To Paneer Pakoda:

Paneer is one of the safe options when you have guests around, whether it is a snack or a curry, paneer suits almost all kinds of beloved recipes. And this one for paneer pakoda is just what you need to add a touch of tasty delicacy to your Makar Sankranti parties. Crispy, delicious and absolutely easy, these paneer pakodas with the goodness of sesame are a pleasure to enjoy. Here is the recipe for you.

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4. To Poli:

A solid, traditional Maharashtrian dish, Til poli or Gulaichi poli is a sweet and slightly spicy chapati or flatbread made using toasted / sesame seeds, jaggery and wholemeal wheat flour together with maida, and is typically prepared during the Makar Sankranti festival. A quick and easy recipe made with a few simple ingredients, here’s how to cook the dish at home.


Makar Sankranti 2022 Til Poli Opskrift

5. To God Papdi:

A crispy and delicious sweet papdi that will definitely be a hit, especially among children. This thin and flaky papdi gives an interesting twist to traditional for sweets. With the simple recipe, it can be made in just about 10 minutes and can be stored and enjoyed for several days. This is the easiest way to preserve for seeds to enjoy later. Click here for the recipe.

There you have it, easy and delicious to-based snacks that you can make during the Makar Sankranti celebrations. Which one do you want to try first? Tell us in the comments below.


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