Pancakes are fun and flexible and are a great breakfast option. They also make for a great perfect weeknight dinner & not to forget they are the best options for your sweet tooth cravings as well. Not only a man but I think women too have a way to their […]
Deserts and Sweets
Indian Dessert makes us go weak in the knees. It’s like a warm blanket on a cold winter; it’s the icing on a cake and the climax to a spectacular movie. Do we explain more?
There is no refuting the fact, that desserts give a satisfying end to any meal. And as Indians, we have an affinity for sweets. Not only are desserts part of our staple fare, but they are also offered in our places of worship such as Gurudwaras, temples, etc. All Indian sweet dishes use sugar, milk, and khoya and dry fruits as staple ingredients.
Instead of buying sweets from the market during festivals or for any occasion why not make it at home? Follow are easy dessert recipes for Peanut ladoo, Rose Kaju Katli, Mango Pudding and many more recipes are wonderful and healthy!
Festivals bring joy and happiness along with a dish or ingredients that have been associated with it from centuries. Makar Sankranti is one such festival that is celebrated all over India. Til (sesame seeds), Gud (jaggery) Singdana (peanuts) are ingredients what dominate this festival. Mind boggling varieties of sweets, Chikki, […]
Sukhdi is an Indian dessert/Mithai made from wheat flour and jaggery in clarified butter. Sukhdi is a staple bite like biscuits prepared in most of the Gujarati homes. It is also made on auspicious days or on festivities. Also known as Gur papdi, it has melt- in –the- mouth texture […]
If you were to ask anyone in India with a sweet tooth what their favorite traditional sweet is, they’d say it’s Kaju Katli. This favorite sweet is made of cashews and is quite rich. And, it’s definitely the one sweet that’s most in demand during festivals like Diwali, Bhai Dooj, […]
Ladoos are the ubiquitous sweet, which has not only made a score in India but also worldwide. This particular sweet dish is an obligation in all occasion, celebrations, and matrimonies. Sweets are ingrained into the Indian culture. And among all amazing types of Indian sweets, Ladoos are the most famous […]
Diwali is around the corner and right now we are all busy in dusting and making our house shine like stars. I am sure the ladies of the house are planning on the sweets. I love traditional sweets cooked in all the Indian houses. It shows the labor of love […]
“For sheer inventiveness with milk as the primary ingredient, no country on earth can match India.”- Harold McGee Kheer is an impeccable part of Indian Dessert scenario. Any Indian household can churn up this delicious milk dessert within minutes and with zillion amazing flavors and varieties. A simple kheer requires […]
A great dish not only tastes great but looks great as well. Rava Kesari is one such sweet dish that has a beautiful orange color with a delectable taste. Kesari bath is a very easy dish and is commonly known as Sooji Halwa or Sheera in Northern India. A very […]
Cheese and chocolate are most powerful and sinful ingredients. Imagine what bringing them together would do? Well, it would satisfy your soul and you might see the glimpse of the heaven as well, that’s what this killer combination does. Bringing you guys the cheese chocolate sandwich that is hard to […]
From Ganesh’s Isthapna to Visarjan, believers offer numerous sweets and savories to the deity, amongst which modaks make for the most outstanding Prasad of the celebration. These Indian dumplings are a distinctive treat to lord Ganpati and his devotees. It is one of those festivals which is rejoiced with much […]