This Sugar Bowl of Karnataka has its unique share of delicacies to please your palate. Known for producing delicious sweets and desserts, Belgaum is also known as “kunda nagari”- the land of the Belagavi Kunda. So, here’s a list of must try sweet dishes if you’re visiting Belgaum.
Belagavi Kunda: Made of Khoa and milk, this delicious and sinful dish is a must try if you have a sweet tooth! The Marvadi Purohits are the best in the business and if you have this even once in your lifetime, you will keep asking for more.
Rice appam: This is a traditional south Indian dish made with rice and jaggery and clarified butter spiced with cardamoms.
Mango Chutney: This puree of ripe mangoes with seasoned spices is the best and is mostly served as a side dish.
Mande/ Mandige: It’s a Konkani sweet made with wheat, sugar, sesame and poppy seeds. It resembles a neatly folded rumali roti coated with the sugar.
Ladagi Laddu: This is a sweet ball of jiggery, gram flour, coconut, spices, nuts etc. You cannot resist this at any cost!