With winter comes a variety of delicious snacks that make us want to curl up in a blanket and enjoy them with our friends and family. One such delicious winter snack is the chikki. With jaggery, nuts and ghee, this sweet and crunchy crisp is loved in all parts of the country! The chikki is known by many names in India: in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh the chikki is known as’ layiya patti ‘, in the Sindh region it is called’ layee or lai ‘and in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh it is known as’ palli patti’ ‘. This snack is so common in the winter that you can easily find a variety of chikkis in all the other local shops. We have found a way to make these delicious varieties of chikkis at home. Now you do not have to run to the store every time you feel like chikki.
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Here are 7 delicious Chikki recipes you can try:
1. Peanut Ki Chikki
This classic peanut snack is made from peanuts, jaggery and ghee is a winter delight! This peanut ki chikki is specially made during festivals like Lohri, Pongal and Maker Sankranti.
Click here for the recipe for Peanut Ki Chikki.
2. To Ki Chikki
For ki chikki is made with the goodness of sesame seeds, and is another delicious chikki recipe that is super easy to make! The added benefit is that you can store the finished chikki for several months.
Click here for the recipe for Til Ki Chikki.
3. Dry fruit Chikki
If you love dried fruits as much as we do, then this chikki recipe is for you. With the delicacy of the classic dry fruits like almonds, cashews, walnuts and peanuts, this chikki is a delicious snack.
Click here for the recipe for Dry Fruit Chikki.
4. Chana Dal Chikki
Chana dal is a versatile and healthy lens that makes delicious snacks and now we have an easy chikki recipe that would be a delicious winter snack.
Click here for the recipe for Chana Dal Chikki.
5. Makhana Chikki
With this recipe we have found a way to make the chikki healthy! This recipe is made from makhana, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, dates, honey and peanut butter.
Click here for the recipe for Makhana Chikki.
6. Gulab Badam Chikki
The aromatic taste of rose combined with the crispness of the almonds gives a healthy and delicious chikki. This chikki will go well with the evening tea.
Click here for the recipe for Gulab Badam Chikki.
7. Ramadan Ki Chikki
This Ramadan chikki is only made from Ramadan, jaggery and water to provide a healthy snack. Ramadan is also known as amaranth, this chikki is filled with the healthy goodness of this seed.
Click here for the recipe for Ramadan Ki Chikki.
Try these chikki recipes and tell us in the comments section how you liked it.