Sweet Coconut Croquettes

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Total Time:
20 minutes
Serves: 4
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Technique: Deep-Fry Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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A unique dessert for people with sweet tooth - Sweet Coconut Croquette. A light sweet snack with a subtle taste that is made with the finest ingredients. Coconut, sugar, poppy seeds, raisins, cardamom and nutmeg makes the filling mixture. The soaked bread slices are filled with this yummy mixture and deep-fried in ghee till it turns brown. 

This sweet imparts a flavourful aroma, tempting us to relish right away. Next time you throw any party or get-together, don't miss this amazing sweet from your menu.

Take a look at more Dessert Recipes. You may also want to try Blackberry Chocolate Cake , Kesar Bhaat, Vanilla Pannacotta, Festive Makhane Ki Kheer

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  • ¼ fresh coconut, grated
  • ½ tsp. grated nutmeg
  • 1 tbsp. poppy seeds
  • 4 tbsp. sugar
  • 25 gms. raisins
  • 12-15 slices bread
  • Ghee for frying
  • 1 tsp. cardamom powder

How to Make Sweet Coconut Croquettes

  • To make filling: Heat 2 tbsp. ghee and fry the coconut till brownish red. Add sugar, poppy seeds and raisins and fry till sugar melts.
  • Take off the fire. Add cardamom and nutmeg. Soak bread slices in salted water for ½ minute, and press water out by squeezing between palms.
  • Fill with coconut mixture, fold over and seal up edges and fry in hot ghee till browned well on both sides. Drain and serve at once whilst hot.