Pottukadalai modak|Roasted gram modak|Instant roasted gram modak|No cooking modak

Roasted gram modak recipe

Modak a word is enough to explain all love for Lord Ganesha. Everyone knows that Ganesha loves modak. Roasted gram modak is an easy modak made from roasted gram and jaggery and this modak is also known as pottukadalai modak. To make this modak no need for cooking or steaming.


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Ganesh festival is there and I am making daily bhog for Lord Ganesha. Every year making the same flavor modak is quite boring, so I was searching for new modak I saw many modak posts, and all while searing I stuck on one word maladu easy ladoo recipe made from the roasted gram. Maladu is instant ladoo so I decided to make a new modak recipe and make modak from the roasted gram.

Roasted gram modak is an easy modak made in 5 minutes. The main ingredients for modak are roasted gram, jaggery, and ghee. Just grind and mix make a mold that’s it. I make modak and give it my family all are happy they said its yummy.

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Step by step photo guide for how to make instant roasted from modak

In a mixture pot add roasted gram dhall

instant-roasted-gram-modak roasted gram

Grind in mixture make a fine powder

instant-roasted-gram-modak grind dhall
instant-roasted-gram-modak make fine powder

Sieve dhall in a pot .

instant-roasted-gram-modak sieve dhall
instant-roasted-gram-modak dhall flour

Now in mixture pot add jaggery

instant-roasted-gram-modak jaggery

In a same pot add almond , cashew nut.

instant-roasted-gram-modak almond
instant-roasted-gram-modak cashew

Grind all jaggery , almond , and cashew nut . Make a fine powder .

instant-roasted-gram-modak make a fine powder

Add jaggery mixture in dhall powder and mix it together.

instant-roasted-gram-modak mix well

Now Add ghee in mixture .

instant-roasted-gram-modak ghee

Add cardamom powder and mix well

instant-roasted-gram-modak cardamom powder
instant-roasted-gram-modak mix well

Now take a modak mold and apply ghee on modak mold

instant-roasted-gram-modak mold
instant-roasted-gram-modak ghee on mold

Keep modak mixture in modak mold

instant-roasted-gram-modak mixture in mold
instant-roasted-gram-modak mixture in mold

Close mold tightly and open mold.

instant-roasted-gram-modak close mold
instant-roasted-gram-modak open mold

Nice instant roasted gram modak are ready


Make all modak in same manner


Roasted gram modak recipe card

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Pottukadalai Modak |Fried gram modak |Instant no cooking modak |Instant healthy modak

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Pottukadalai modak are instant fried gram modak no cooking ,steaming require in this modak . These are easy modak tastes similar maladu Ardha style ladoo recipe.
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Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Course: modak recipes
Cuisine: Indian
Servings: 11 Modak
Calories: 129kcal
Author: Amruta Vaibhav Mayee


  • 1 cup fried gram or Dhall
  • 1/2 cup Jaggery
  • 1/4 cup Ghee
  • 10 Almond
  • 10 Cashew nut
  • Pinch of Cardamom powder a pinch


  • In a mixture, pot takes a roasted gram.
  • Grind dhall and make a fine powder.
  • Sieve dhall make a fine powder.
  • Keep it aside.
  • In the same mixture, pot adds jaggery.
  • Add almond and cashew nut.
  • Grind and make a fine powder.
  • Now, mix jaggery in dhall mixture.
  • Add ghee and mix well.
  • Add cardamom powder mix well.
  • Now, take a modak mold.
  • Keep some dhall mixture in the mold and close mold.
  • Now press mold nicely and open it.
  • Roasted gram modak is ready.
  • The same way makes all modak.

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  1. Instead of jaggery use brown sugar or white sugar.
  2. If modak are not holding shape add 1 tbs of ghee


Nutrition Facts
Pottukadalai Modak |Fried gram modak |Instant no cooking modak |Instant healthy modak
Amount Per Serving
Calories 129 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 3g19%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 2g
Cholesterol 10mg3%
Sodium 7mg0%
Potassium 101mg3%
Carbohydrates 16g5%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 11g12%
Protein 3g6%
Vitamin A 4IU0%
Vitamin C 0.01mg0%
Calcium 10mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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