Welcome to our website !

Petpujo and Adda

on food, people and places

Dudh Puli for Poush Sankranti - Puli Pitha (Bengali flour made Sweet. And puli is the name of the sweet) soaked in milk

By 22:37 , ,

1-cup Rice Flour/flour ( I used flour)

1-cup Grated coconut

4-litre full cream milk

Pinch of salt

4/5 Cardamom

Jaggery as per taste (you can use sugar too incase you don’t have jaggery) 

Oil to deep fry the pitha



1.    Heat a pan and add jaggery

2.   When the jaggery is liquid add the grated coconut  and combine well

3.   Cook until sticky and dry but moist enough to work with the mixture

1.    Take the rice flour/flour. Add salt

2.   Add  boiling water little bit at a time

3.   Knead it

4.   The dough should be soft and easy to work with but not sticky

5.   Then make small balls of the dough

Making the Pitha Puli (Bangal) or Pithe (Ghoti)

1.    Using a roller pin, make flat rounds with the dough

2.   Put little bit of the filling in the middle of the round flat dough

3.   And fold it and seal it properly. Use little water if need

4.   It will look like half moon

5.   Heat oil in a pan

6.   Deep fry the pitha until golden on both the sides

Making the milk to soak the Puli

1.     Boil the milk on low heat to reduce it to half

2.   Add cardamom and little jaggery ( or sugar as per taste)

3.   Boil until jaggery melts

4.   Soak the puli pitha and boil for little more, until the pitha seems soaked. Do not over boil

5.   Serve hot or cold
For regular update from my blog, please visit my face book page Pet Pujo and Adda and click ‘like’. Also, follow me at my blog. I am featured at Network bloggers.  You can also leave your comments here. Your comments and suggestions are most welcome. Hope to see you again

You Might Also Like


Thank you for visiting by my blog. Your feedback, comments, suggestions, advice and above all, your friendship means a lot to me. You are my inspiration to write this blog. So keep me going with your presence. Please follow the blog here or on my face book page. And please please do not spam. Thank you!

Popular Posts