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The ‘Sweet’ Story of Hathras

Created on Mon, 13-06-2016

The ‘Sweet’ Story of Hathras

Hathras city is located in the Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh and it serves as the headquarters of Aligarh, Mathura and Agra districts. The city boasts a rich cultural heritage and presents a wide array of local sweets with its own distinctness and variety. The sweet dishes here will make you come back for more and more. Hathras is renowned for its Desi Ghee sweets. Sohan Halwa, this traditional sweet dish is the trademark of Uttar Pradesh food platter. In Hathras too, this is one of the most favorite sweet preparations among all. Nevertheless, it has a national flavor; the Jalebi is the main sweet in many places all over North and Western India. In Hathras too, Jalebi is the staple sweet for the locals. Also, Balushahi, Imarti, Gajar Halwa and Moong Halwa are a few of the many varieties one will find over here. The Son Papdi is also very popular across the globe.

Time to keep the foodathon going for every individual and what better way to do it than rich, ghee sweets. Just a bite of these sweets will leave you drooling. It is a tradition followed in the city to distribute sweets on celebrations and taken as gifts on parties and occasions. The people living in the city consume sweets as a day-to-day tradition. There are a variety of sweet shops in every nook and corner of the city.


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