Date and Nuts laddoo

by Pooja Sudhakar Shetty on August 26, 2021
  • 20 Large dates (pitted)
  • 1/4 cup mixed nuts (almonds, cashews, walnuts, pistachios, peanuts)
  • 1 tbsp. desiccated coconut (optional)
  • Dry roast nuts for few minutes if on stove top, set them aside to cool or add them to a microwave safe tray and microwave for about 2 minutes, stir  at least twice.

  • To the same pan, add dates and heat them till turn soft. If in a microwave, add dates to the same tray, microwave for about 30 to 60 seconds to soften them.
  • Add desiccated coconut if using.
  • Knead or blend the dates in a blender, set the blended dates aside.
  • Add nuts to the blender and pulse them coarsely or chop them. Mix dates and nuts well or together blend them in the blender. (If u want put whole all dry fruits)
  • Take small portions and roll them to balls.
  • You can roll them in desiccated coconut to give a laddoo look.