Kanpur is very famous for its cultural-historical point of view. But you ever taste the famous dish of Kanpur “thaggu ke laddu”. Yes if you thinking to visit Kanpur you must taste these laddus. Here we going to visit the most famous sweet house Kanpur.
History Of Laddus
Mattha Pandey alias Ramavtar, owner of the shop told that there’s no more to the name than just a publicity gimmick to attract attention.He said that when he landed in Kanpur Around 60 years back,he had attended a speech of Mahatma Gandhi, where he called suger The White Poision his words put me in a dilemma, as being a follower of Gandhi, I wondered how I would prepare a laddu without suger? he reveals.So I decided to be true to my custmers and thus named my preparation “ Thaggu Ke Laddu”.
Will anyone deal with a person, who calls himself a Thag? the Answer should be a big Nooooooooo….But that is not true in case of Kanpur’s Famed “Thaggu Ke Laddu” where hundreds of people gather everyday satiate there tingling taste buds. This honest thag has gone on to place a hoarding which Reads….“Aisa Koi Saga Nahi, Jisko Humne Thaga Nahi ” (There is no relative remaining whom I have not cheated).
Some Specialities Of Taste..
- Kaju Laddu
These famous kaju laddu made by pure khoya and suji mix with a kaju, cardamom and Tragacanth gum(gond) for real taste of laddu.
- Doodh Peda
Our Peda is delicious sweet made from milk ,sugar and cardamom. In India it is also considered as an auspicious sweet.
- Motichoor Laddu
This is one of the oldest Indian mithai in the market as of today.it is prepared with pure gram flour and the best quality deshi ghee.
- Special Laddu
Its a speciality of thaggu these special thaggu ke laddu are made by various kaju,badaam,pista mix special suji thats why name is special laddu.
- Badnaam Kulfi
Unlike most other Kulfis its whipped rather than just frozen and so it has a slightly Rabri like texture. “Mehmaan Ko Chakhana nahi , tik Jayega “.
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