March 4, 2015

Shengdanyachi ladoo - ground nut ladoo recipe - how to make peanut ladoo

Peanut ladoo recipe - Today I have come up with traditional Indian sweet prepared with only three ingredients for you all. That is crunchy and delicious ladoo made with peanuts and jaggery. It is going to be one of the best biting sweets for small kids which is healthier than chocolates.  We adults whenever feel like having some sweets can have this. This one is an ideal sweet that can be prepared in a jiffy. Even you can make tilachi ladoo in a similar way. The use of ground nut is versatile in Indian cuisine. You can make shengdanyachi chutney, puran poli, aamti, barfi or simple danyachi koot to mix with the Maharashtrian bhaajis, salads, kanda pohe, sabudana khichdi etc. This  is an easiest ladoo recipe to try.  

ladoo in a plate

Preparation time 20 minutes
Cooking time 20 minutes
Makes 9 - 10 ladoos

1 heaped cup of peanuts/ shengdana
3/4 cup jaggery
Ghee as required

Shengdanyachi ladoo recipe with step by step pictures

Roast the peanuts on medium heat till they turn crisp and set aside.
roasted peanuts

Once the roasted peanuts comes to room temperature, remove the husks and set aside.
husked peanuts

Heat a pan on low heat, add the jaggery and allow it to melt.
jaggery in a pan

Stir continuously till the jaggery melts.
jaggery melting

 Once the jaggery melts, bring it to boil.
jaggery boiled

When the jaggery starts boiling, add the roasted and husked peanuts and stir to combine. Further boil the mixture till it become slightly thick.
peanuts added to boiled jaggery

Now grease a plate with ghee and pour the mixture in it.  Keep it aside for 5 minutes.
peanut jaggery mixture poured in a plate

Grease your palm with ghee and make ladoo when the mixture is warm. If the mixture becomes cold, warm it on low heat and make ladoo. Store in an airtight container.
ladoo prepared with peanut jaggery mixture

Ladoo in a serving plate


  1. Peanut laddo looks so yummm and I feel to grab them........... :)

  2. healthy snack,yumm!

  3. can u plzz tell me what is jaggery????

    1. Anoshia, jaggery is also called as jaggeree. It is a non-centrifugal cane sugar.


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