Poppy Seeds Ladoo

15 Oct

Gasagasalu Undalu


Poppy Seeds 1 cup
Jaggery 1/4 cup
Cardamom 1

Method of preparation:

Lightly bruise the cardamom.
Heat a pan on medium-low, add poppy seeds and few tbsps of water.
Roast the seeds until all the water evapourates and keep aside.

Heat a deep vessel on medium flame, add jaggery, cardamom and few tbsps of water.
When the syrup becomes thick like honey, remove from heat and add poppy seeds.
Transform the mixture into small balls using hands before it cools down and become hard.

Notes: Complicated ladoo includes sesame, peanuts…


10 Responses to “Poppy Seeds Ladoo”

  1. Asha October 15, 2007 at 1:03 pm #

    WOW!! I have never seen or heard of Poppy laddoos. Looks delicious. Poppy makes you sleepy, don’t want to drive after eating one of those! ;D

  2. padmaja October 15, 2007 at 1:25 pm #

    whenever i visit your site, i am totally bowled over by your unique recipes, never heard of poppy seeds laddu and they they look so tasty that i feel like grabbing one

  3. Lakshmi October 15, 2007 at 8:08 pm #

    Mom makes gasagasala podi with jaggery and we used to roll them to laddus with neyi. Miss them very much…you pic is making me drool over them

  4. Jyothi October 15, 2007 at 8:38 pm #

    Nice and tempting recipe raji! Looks great. Thanks for sharing.

  5. Happy Cook October 16, 2007 at 12:43 am #

    They are just absolutley great. And they looks just perfect balls

  6. Priya October 16, 2007 at 3:19 am #

    looks delicious..liked the picture too…

  7. Sunil October 16, 2007 at 10:34 pm #

    Awesome…i will try this sometime soon and get back to you….

  8. lissie October 17, 2007 at 6:52 am #

    beautiful picture! unique recipe!!

  9. k gouthami September 4, 2008 at 8:23 am #

    so nice dish

  10. kavitha September 22, 2008 at 5:36 am #

    the poppy ladu was delicious which i hav never tasted before.

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