Makar Sankranti Recipes

Our Makar Sankranti Recipes section contains a variety of traditional Makar Sankranti recipes. Makar Sankranti is celebrated to mark the journey of the sun from Dakshinayana to Uttarayana. Celebrate Makar Sankranti along with some delicious food. Try our easy recipes for Makar Sankranti.
Khichdi
Khichdi is a vegetarian recipe which imbibes the goodness of legumes and vegetables to make a wholesome meal. Apart from using a variety of vegetables and dal in the preparation different spices can also be used for tempering it.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 7.1 / 10 (28 votes)
Sweet Pongal
A typical sweet served at festivals in the South of India, the pongal's richness and sweetness matches any festival. The addition of cashew and raisins makes this desert even more lovable.

• Veg.   • Average    Rating: 8.7 / 10 (10 votes)
Curd Rice
If you want to break away from the spice of Indian curries and cool that palate yet delight it, then curd rice is your only choice. A simple mixture of rice and curds and the dish is ready to be served, one that will cool your tummy even on rough days.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 8.1 / 10 (34 votes)
Gokul Pithe
Another important aspect of the famous 'Durga Puja' festival is the mouth-watering desserts served at food stalls during this time. You might have tried Gulab Jamuns and Rasgullas, but your next priority should ideally be Gokul Pithe.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 10.0 / 10 (3 votes)
Til Laddoo
Til Laddoo is mostly associated with Makar Sankranti which is also named as Til Sankranti by some communities, and on that day it is a ritual to have this laddoo. Sesame (black or white) is mixed with jaggery and made into small rounds. The flavor of jaggery and sesame blend together to give a mild yet lingering taste.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 6.5 / 10 (13 votes)
Payesh
Any festival or birthday or get together or a craving for sweets, payesh fits the bill perfectly. You must be familiar with this if you are a Bengali, but if you are not even then you can be sure that this dessert will satisfy your sweet tooth. All you need is rice, milk, cardamom, jaggery and your favorite dry fruits for garnishing.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 9.5 / 10 (10 votes)
Pesarattu
The first meal of the day for most people residing in Andhra Pradesh, the pesarattu that boasts of its nutritional value and delicious taste is one breakfast item that should not be passed.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 7.9 / 10 (8 votes)
Khichuri
Khichuri is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Khichuri by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Average    Rating: 8.0 / 10 (1 vote)
Til Papdi
You just love sweets, but have no idea what to make, right? Don't worry, try creating magic with this quick and easy recipe of Til Papdi. Trust me, you'll be licking your fingers even before finished making this.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 9.7 / 10 (3 votes)
Methi Moong Dal Subzi
Methi Moong Dal Subzi offers both healthy and delicious taste to the taste buds. Learn how to make/prepare Methi Moong Dal Subzi by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy   
Til Burfi
Til Burfi is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make Til Burfee by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 10.0 / 10 (3 votes)
Corn Raita
Have a delicious accompaniment to your meal with Corn Raita. Learn how to make/prepare Corn Raita by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy   
Soya Fry
Soya Fry is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Soya Fry by following this easy recipe.

• Non Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 9.3 / 10 (3 votes)
Khakra Saag
Khakra Saag is a simple and yummy recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Khakra Saag by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy    Rating: 9.5 / 10 (2 votes)
Methi Dal Dhokli
The Methi Dal Dhokli is a delicious treat from the Gujarati cuisine. Learn how to make/prepare Methi Dal Dhokli by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Average   
Til Poli
Til poli is a delicacy made especially during the festivals of Makar Sankranti & Pongal. Learn how to make/prepare Til Poli by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy   
Mooger Puli
Mooger Puli is a popular Bengali sweet made of sweet potatoes and dal. Learn how to make/prepare Mooger Puli by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Average   
Iddiappam
Iddiappam is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Iddiappam by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy   
Ghathia is a crispy and tasty snack that is ideal for Makar Sankranti. Learn how to make/prepare Ghathia by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy   
Khichri Masoor Ni
Khichri Masoor Ni is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Khichri Masoor Ni by following this easy recipe.

• Veg.   • Easy   

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