Eggless Kulkuls | Goan Christmas Sweet Recipe


Kulkuls is a goan Christmas sweet  which is hard outside and soft inside.Its very difficult to a make my toddler son eat a food/sweet.If somehow i manage to give a piece to test it taste & if he likes it he will  be going on asking for it.Like wise yesterday when i gave this a piece first he liked it  and asked for more.Thank you priya for the detailed post and the recipe.

Preparation time: 10 mins
Cooking time: under 30 mins
Recipe source: cook like priya


  • Maida/All purpose flour-1 cup
  • sugar-1\3 cup
  • Butter-2 tbsp
  • baking soda-a pinch
  • Caster/icing sugar- to coat 
  • salt-1\4 tsp
  • water
  • Oil- to deep fry it


1.Powder the 1\3 sugar in the mixer (for easy mixing).Melt butter.

2.In a bowl add flour,powdered sugar,salt , baking soda and mix well.Then add melted butter mix to resemble bread crumbs.

3.Then slowly add water and form a soft dough.Take a small gooseberry sized dough and flatten in a fork.then roll it to form a curls as shown in the picture.Do the same for all the dough.

4.Heat oil in a pan and fry these curls till it becomes golden brown and  drain them in kitchen towel/tissue.


5.Sprinkle icing sugar on the warm kulkuls  to coat well.

Cool and store in air tight container.


1.Lets the curls be closed well else it may open  while frying.Can use water to seal them.

2.Don't over knead the dough.

3.Fry them in medium flame.

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  1. Yummy christmas special goan recipe. Easy to make and looks fabulous.

  2. wow looks superb Babitha :) thank you so much for trying out my recipes, your feedbacks are so precious to me :) thank you for all your support for my event. Love how golden the kulkuls are.

  3. What the nice recipes are about Christmas festival.This is really an amazing and attractive post. I appreciate your posted wonderful photos. Thanks for sharing such an interesting post.

  4. our fav Christmas sweet....looks yumm.

  5. tempting sweets....want to try..thanks for your recipe and share..

  6. Looks interesting eggless recipe dear...,,,. Lovely!!

  7. Delicious eggless kulkuls very nicely made.

  8. eggless kulkuls looks super yummy dear :) so perfectly done , i wud love to finish them all :)

  9. Will definitely going to try this! so tempting!

  10. Delicious eggless recipe


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