Kova Modak / Mawa Modak is one of the easy modak recipes that you can try for this Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chavithi. With only 3 main ingredients. which is an Indian traditional sweet makes for the festival of ganesh chaturthi. This Kova Modak is simply made with three ingredients such as Butter, Fresh Cream and Milk Powder. Come lets prepare the Kova | Mawa Modaks.
Most Modaks are filled with some sweet stuff but this special mawa modak recipe | khoya modak | mawa ke modak | yellow modak are made with out any stuffing inside. This recipe is made with milk and milk powder are the main ingredients. And for sweet taste we have used Sugar as a sweetner.
This Mawa Modaks is a very simple recipe which is prepared using Butter, Fresh Cream, Milk and Milk Powder. It is also a popular and traditional modak recipe which is offered to Lord Ganesha for each and every year of this Ganesh Chaturthi or Ganesh Chavithi. Kids like to eat this Modaks very much.
Ganapathi festival will always be incomplete without offering this Traditional Kova | Mawa modaks. Kova modaks are the favourite traditional prasadam for Lord Ganesha. It is one of the main prasadam which is offered during ganesh chaturthi. There are several varities of traditional modak recipes, but this Kova modaks is very special recipe offer to Lord Ganesh, Preparation of this Kova modaks takes less time and very good in taste.
In adition to this Kova | Mawa Modaks we have also prepared several recipes / prasadams / offerings to Lord Ganesha. Some of them are
- Bellam Kudumulu
- Spicy Kudumulu
- Pala Thalikalu
- Suji / Rava Modaks
- Crispy Fried Modaks
- Dry Fruit Modaks
- Steamed Modaks / Ukadiche Modak
- Pappu Vundrallu / Vundralla Payasam
Our popular festival recipes are:
Kova Modak Recipe Card
Prep Time: 10 Minutes
Servings: 8 People
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Author: Tempting Bowls
Total Time: 40 Minutes
- Butter – 2tbsp
- Fresh cream – 1/4th cup (Optional)
- Milk – 1/2 cup
- Milk powder – 1 cup
- Cardamom powder – 1 tbsp
- Sugar – 1 tbsp
Step 1 Take 2 tbsp of butter and 1/4th cup of fresh cream in a kadai. Fresh cream is optional you can skip this if you dont have it with you.
Step 2 Stir until fresh cream and butter melts.
Step 3 Add 1/2 cup of milk (cream milk will be best for this) and mix well.
Step 4 While milk is getting boil add 1 cup of milk powder.
Step 5 After adding milk powder stir well to avoid lumps. Keep stirring upto 5 min on low flame.
Step 6 After 5 min milk powder thickens.
Step 7 Add cardamom powder and Sugar at this point and stir.
Step 8 Now dough will become to holds a shape and separates from pan.
Step 9 Transfer the dough to a bowl and let it cool completely.
Step 10 After complete cool down take small portion of this dough and fill in the mold.
Step 11 Remove excess dough.
Step 12 Open gently. Mawa/kova modak is ready by using molding.
Step 13 We can do this modak without using mold. First take small lemon sized dough and make a cone shape and press lines with tooth picker or any tool.
Step 14 Now sharp or pinch at top. The handmad mawa / kova / Khoya modaks are ready.
Step 15 Enjoy the mawa / khoya modaks. Kids like this recipe and complete all modaks. And it is a healthy dish to growing childrens. Very yummy. Happy Ganesh Chaturthi.
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