Spiced Indian Cake Balls (Roti Laddu)

Roti Laddu
Roti LadduMatt Taylor-Gross

This buttery confection is a quick and simple treat commonly given to small children in India. Clarified butter (ghee), jaggery, and spices are kneaded into dry leftover roti to make a rich, shaggy dough that is then pressed into snack-sized balls.