9 gourmet modaks and mithais that will sweeten your Ganesh Chaturthi festivities

Also included are choco-modaks and gluten-free varieties.

It is that time of the year when the air is filled with the sweet and spicy fragrance of modak and other desserts and sweets that are special to Ganesh Chaturthi, and the air is redolent with the amazing rhythm of the dhol which you can never resist dancing on. Amidst this lively and joyful season, here are some gourmet brands giving us their best offerings to add the missing wow factor to this festive season.

Patasa’s artisanal modaks

This is one modak that's going to make ganesh chaturthi extra special.
This is one modak that’s going to make Ganesh Chaturthi extra special.

They are created by founder and baker, Palak Panchal. For the artisanal modaks, Palak Panchal, has experimented with traditional mithai and added a modern twist. Their ‘Decadent Box’ consists of a variety of modaks, such as Nawabi modak, Choco caramel modak, right up to Citrus modak — they have it all. The modaks not only just look appetising, but also taste heavenly. The brand ensures the usage of the best quality products and doorstep delivery.

Buy it here: https://www.instagram.com/patasaofficial/

Or call: 9920787789

The Blue Gourmet’s limited edition modaks

The blue gourmet modaks are limited-edition and unlimited fun!
The Blue Gourmet modaks are limited-edition and unlimited fun!

The Blue Gourmet brings to devotees and revellers their limited edition artisanal modaks, which serve as the perfect gifting option. The modak bonbons are an innovative combination of flavours inspired by Indian flavour profiles. Handcrafted and available in four unique, statement-making flavours such as paan, jaggery coconut, hazelnut, and salted caramel.

Buy it here: Out of The Blue, 14, Union Park Rd Number 4, Khar, Union Park, W, Mumbai.

Or log into: https://www.thebluegourmet.com/

Instagram: @thebluegourmetindia

The Betel Leaf Co’s innovative paans

Ganesh chaturthi paan? Sure, why not!
Ganesh Chaturthi paan? Sure, why not!

The Betel Leaf Co., India’s first paan brand, delivers tobacco-free and healthy paans right to your doorstep. The brand has curated a special Betel Indian Mithai Paan combo hamper for Ganesh Chaturthi. The paans have flavours of some of the most popular Indian sweets such as Rasmalai, Rabadi, Kesar Pista and Malai Kulfi. An absolute delight for the festive season.

Buy it here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thebetelleafcoindia/?hl=en Website: https://thebetelleafco.com/

Naturals Ice-cream’s Prasadam

Liven up ganesh chaturthi celebrations with modak ice-cream.
Liven up Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations with modak ice-cream.

With Ganpati Bappa’s arrival, India’s leading artisanal ice cream brand, Naturals Ice cream offers Prasadam — a delicious and unique flavour crafted especially for Ganesh Chaturthi. Made with quality ingredients, namely milk, tender coconut, banana, kishmish or raisins and cardamom powder, it can be bought in their signature single scoop, double scoops, and family packs. Being a time-sensitive piquancy, this amazing new flavour will be available only during the vibrant days of Ganesh Chaturthi.

Buy it here: From Naturals Ice Cream Outlets across India or order online on Swiggy, Zomato and Thrive.

NOTO’s sugar-free mithai

Noto brings in some fun with their own low-cal high on flavour ganesh chaturthi modak versions.
NOTO brings in some fun with their own low-cal high on flavour Ganesh Chaturthi modak versions.

The search for the perfect mouth-watering sugar-free mithai ends with NOTO! Ultimate traditional mithai indulgence that boasts low calories. The brand’s sweets are made with only fresh, natural ingredients that are free from artificial preservatives and therefore not just low in calories, but also diabetic friendly. Some of their go-to mithais include motichoor ladoo, gulab jamun, mohanthal, rasgulla and their popular, malai pedas.

Buy it here: In Mumbai, Delhi, and Bangalore, or via www.eatnoto.com, Swiggy or Zomato.

Westin Mumbai’s modak festival

Westin mumbai adds to the modak madness.
Westin Mumbai adds to the modak madness.

Westin Mumbai is adding to the city’s festive fervour with its 11 assorted, mouth-watering modaks that are an absolute must-try! They are in lovely flavours such as chocolate, butterscotch, anjeer, kaju, pistachio, rose, malai, kandi, mawa, coconut jaggery, motichoor and dryfruits.

Buy it here: At Westin Mumbai, Powai.

Sassy Teaspoon’s kaju katli modak

Sassy teaspoon's unique line of modaks.
Sassy Teaspoon’s unique line of modaks.

Sassy Teaspoon’s festive special features a line of unique modaks, which are a mix of classics with a twist: Kesar peda, chocolate barfi and kaju katli.

Buy it here: Across all Sassy Teaspoon outlets in Mumbai and Pune.

SMOOR’s choco-modaks

Smoor's version of modak love.
SMOOR’s version of modak love.

SMOOR’s heavenly choco modaks are available in two amazing, delightful flavours: Pistachio and rose choco-modak and honey almond choco-modak.

YOGISATTVA’s guilt-free modak menu

Celebrate a guilt-free Ganesh Chaturthi with Yogisattva, India’s first whole foods plant-based culinary academy and farm-to-fork café. Its vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar-free modak menu features Vegan Coconut Modak, Vegan Besan Modak, Vegan Rose Besan Modak, Vegan Mawa Saffron Modak, Vegan Paan Modak and Vegan Chocolate Truffle Modak.

Buy Here: Whatsapp or Call: +91 9867455009

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