Goan Sweet Ball / Goan Wedding Ball / Kazarache Bol


Goan Sweet Ball / Goan Wedding Ball / Goan Ball


400 gms Coconut Jaggery pyramid

350 gms Grated Coconut

350 gms Whole Wheat

1 ½ cup Sur / Toddy

8 Cardamom (powder)

Salt to taste (¼ tsp)

1 inch grated ginger  (optional )


***For homemade Sur / Toddy click the name below.

Sur / Toddy


1. Coarsely grind the wheat.



2. Add Cardamom powder and salt to the ground wheat.

3. Grind the Coconut and jaggery to a paste. Use toddy / sur to grind.

4. Transfer the jaggery mixture into a bowl.

5. Now add the wheat and remaining toddy to this mixture. At this point you can add the grated ginger if using.



6. Make a thick batter.


7. Cover and set aside in a warm place for 12 – 16 hours.


8. Grease the molds.

9. Pre heat the oven to 220°C.

10. Add the mixture into the bowls about ¾  as the batter might rise.

11. Now bake the batter for 20 minutes @180°C. with water tray in the bottom shelf.

12. After 20 minutes remove the water tray and increase the heat to 200°C

13. Bake for another 10 minutes.

14. Do a toothpick test. If the batter is still wet bake for another 5 minutes.

15. Once baked remove and cool for 1 hour.

Goan Sweet Ball / Goan Wedding Ball / Goan Ball

16. Demold and serve.

Goan Sweet Ball 1

Goan Sweet Ball / Goan Wedding Ball / Goan Ball

Enjoy life, it’s delicious.


8 Comments Add yours

  1. Madraasi says:

    wow looks delicious, I am drooling.


  2. Sucorrina says:

    Good Morning Mr. Fernandes,
    Thank you for sharing your recipes. My late mother used to love these balls as it reminded her of Ribander, Goa.
    Culinary regards,


    1. alvesnaaron says:

      Most welcome.. 🙂


  3. veena says:

    can we use yeast in place of toddy as it is not available in the gulf??


    1. alvesnaaron says:

      Veena check my Homemade Toddy recipe with tender coconut water it will help you.


  4. Aparna says:

    Any other option if I don’t find tadi can I just use coconut water instead


    1. alvesnaaron says:

      I have a post that shows you how to make Toddy using coconut water you can check that it will help you.


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