Gajak – A Healthy, Delicious Traditional Indian Chikki

Gajak(Chikki) is a well-known dessert originating at Bhind, Morena of Madhya Pradesh, where it is most commonly consumed in the winter months. Chikki(Gajak) is a dry sweet made of sesame seeds, and ground nuts, as they are known in Hindi, and jaggery. The til is cooked in sugar syrup and set in thin layers, which can be stored for months.

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Some chikkis are made using a combination of these ingredients. Special chikkis are made out of cashews, almonds, and pistachios. Though jaggery is the usual sweetener material, sugar is used as the base in certain types of chikkis. It is an extremely prominent sweet thing in both country and urban South Asia (traversing India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka).

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Some also add glucose to the chikkis, which are usual there. It just started from a single flavor of jaggery and peanuts. But today there are many different exotic flavors available in the market.

Groundnut Chikki – Healthy Traditional Snack

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Groundnut Chikki is a healthy, delicious traditional Indian candy made of peanuts and jaggery. It has no artificial flavors, it is natural. Groundnut chikki is good for health because of the proteins in the peanuts and the iron in the jaggery. Packed with all the irons and proteins of peanuts chikki(gajak) is good for health.

 Buy Gajak(Chikki) Online

Our online stores provides a variety of chikkis. We have til chikki, Ginger chikki, Coconut chikki, groundnut chikki, Peanut chikki, dry fruit chikki, Peanut chikki, Crushed Chikki, channa chikki, protein bar chikki and many more. You can shop for any of these variety of gajak from our online store.

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Eating them in winter keeps the body warm. Kids love them as they make for a great substitute of chocolates. Chikki is most popular during festivals such as Uttrayan (Gujrati Kite Festival) and Makar Sankranti(Hindu Harvest Festival).

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You can shop for them no matter where you are located. Shop from silkrute and blessing your friends and family their most loved desserts on any event!