Diwali Festival

In diwali people exchange sweets among themselves. There is a lot of varieties in Sandesh.

How to Make Sandesh

Sandesh is a typical Bengali Sweet but well liked as a diwali sweet outside Bengal too.

  • Samolina (Sooji, Rava) 2 cups
  • Sugar 1 cup
  • Ghee 2 tbs
  • Small Cardamom powder 1/2tbs
  • Grated Coconut 1
  • Heat ghee in the pan. Add semolina and fry it till it turns light brown. Keep aside.
  • Make 1 string sugar syrup and add cardamom powder.
  • Put the pan on fire again and add coconut and sugar syrup. Mix all the ingredients and stir it till it starts forming lumps. Cool it a little then put it in the moulds and make different shapes.