- November 2021
Chikki - MITHAI OF INDIA
Nov 29, 2021
Chikki is a traditional Indian sweet (brittle) generally made from nuts and jaggery/sugar. There are several different varieties of chikki in addition to the most common groundnut (peanut) chikki.
Each variety of chikki is named after the ingredients used, which include puffed or roasted Bengal gram, sesame, puffed rice, beaten rice, or dry coconut, and other nuts such as almonds, cashews and pistachios.
Pairing: Namkeen Mixture, tea, coffee
Specific Region: Gujrat
Festivals: Makar Sankranti