Steamed Modak | Ukadiche Modak | उकडीचे मोदक | Ganesh chaturthi Special Modak Recipe

Modak is an Indian traditional sweet makes for the festival of ganesh chaturthi. This sweet filling of freshly grated coconut and jaggery and contains outer soft skin is made from rice flour or wheat flour. The modaks can be fried or steamed. Come lets prepare the steaming modaks.

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Ganapathi festival will always be incomplete without offering this Traditional Ukadiche Modak Recipe. Ukadiche 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 Ukadiche Modak is very special recipe offer to Lord Ganesh, Preparation of this sweet takes less time and minimal ingredients lke rice flour, coconut and jaggery stuffing.

In adition to this Ukadiche Modaks we have also prepared several recipes / prasadams / offerings to Lord Ganesha. Some of them are Kudumulu | Undrallu recipe, Instant Semolina modak / Suji modak, Andhra Special Bellam Kudumulu | Vundrallu, Andhra Special Vundrallu, Dry Fruit Modaks with Dates, Mawa Modak / Khoya / Kova Modaks, Crispy Fried Modaks Recipe | Talniche Modak, Andhra Special PalaTalikalu Recipe, Andhra Special Pala Aaradi Recipe, Hot Kudumulu | Modaks Recipe.

Our next popular festival recipes are:

Steamed | Ukadiche Modak Recipe Card

Prep Time: 10 Minutes

Servings: 8 People

Cook Time: 30 Minutes

Author: Tempting Bowls

Total Time: 40 Minutes

State: Maharastra

INGREDIENTS

Stuffing:

  • Kaju, cashew – 2 tsp
  • almonds – 1 tbsp
  • khus khus, gasagasalu – 1 tbsp
  • ghee – 1 tbsp
  • jaggery – 1/2 cup
  • grated coconut – 1 cup
  • cardamom powder – 1 tbsp

Outer Shell Ingredients:

  • Rice flour – 1 cup
  • water – 1 cup
  • salt – 1/2 tbsp
  • butter – 1/2 tbsp

INSTRUCTIONS

Step 1 Add 1 tbsp Ghee, 2 Tbsp Chopped Cashew nuts, 1 Tbsp Chopped Almonds, And 1 Tbsp Khus Khus(Poppy Seads). Roast for 2 Mins.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 2 Dry fruits roasted well, Keep it a side.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 3 Take pan and add Jaggery, Fresh Coconut Grated.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 4 Stir well for 2 Mins.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 5 Stir till Jaggery melts and combines with Coconut.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 6 Add roasted dry fruits.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 7 Now, add cardamom powder to it.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 8 Mix and combine well for 1 Min.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 9 Now Stuffing is Ready to make Modak. Keep it a side.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 10 For preparing the Outer shell, add 1 cup of water.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 11 Add butter and salt to the boiling water.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 12 When water boils and butter melts, add 1 Cup of rice flour to it.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 13 Mix well with out lumps.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 14 Cover the lid and cook for 5 Mins.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 15 After 5 Mins. of cooking transfer the dough to a bowl. And let it cool completly
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 16 Kneed the dough for 2 Mins. Sprinkle water if needed.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 17 Take ball sized dough and flatten slightly. Press from sides to form a cup shape.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 18 Create pleates on all sides like shown below.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 19 Now add 1 spoon full of prepared coconut and dry fruit stuffing to it.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 20 Press from bottom to top, close the top open and pinch at the top.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 21 Now Modak is ready for steaming
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 22 Steam for 10 Mins. on Medium flame.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 23 Now Ukadiche Modaks are ready for Ganesha.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu
Step 24 OFFER IT TO LORD GANESH AND HAPPY GANESH CHATURTHI.
Ganesh Chaturdhi Special Ukadiche Modak | Modakalu

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