The markets in Lonavala sell chikki in
abundance. If you crave for a delicious sweet snack then you ought to explore
the bazaars in the city. Chikkis are local delicacy made from jaggery and nuts.
It is a kind of hard candy with a specific proportion of jaggery mixed with
nuts, especially peanuts. Moreover, you should also try the fudges available in
various shops. The local market in the town is lined up with street food stalls
and showrooms selling these uniquely made chikki.
In addition to nuts, different edible items
are mixed with chikki to enhance its taste. Few commonly used ingredients are
rose petals, chocolate, Kesar etc. Another must-have delicacy in Lonavala is
the chocolate flavoured fudge. The most renowned shop in town to purchase
chikki from is Cooper’s. This shop is
always packed with customers; therefore one can imagine the quality and taste
of chikki sold here. Maganlal’s another store and is one of the most popular
ones to buy chikkis in Lonavala with beautiful packing and many flavours to
pick from. You can also buy a few other local items such as chewda, jellies and