Indian Sweets & Desserts

Indian Sweets & Desserts

TIL-GUR GAJAK/ SESAME SEED-JAGGERY GAJAK /तिल-गुड़ की गजक Til or Sesame seeds have a great connection and significance with winters and above all the harvest festivals in India. Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Bihu and Pongal are harvest festivals and come...
TIL GUR-LADDU/ SESAME SEED-JAGGERY LADDU/ तिल और गुड़ के लडडू The festivals of LOHRI, PONGAL BIHU AND MAKAR SANKRANTI have the same significance, as all these festivals are related to the harvest of crops in almost all...
DHARWAD PEDHA /धारवाड पेढ़ा Dharwad Pedha is entirely different from other pedhas with which we are quite familiar like Mathura ke pedhe, Kesar pedha, milk pedha and several others. The base of these Dharwad pedhas can...
ELANEER PAYASAM / TENDER COCONUT KHEER/ QUICK TO COOK DESSERT A totally different yet delectable dessert you are surely going to love. This wonderful dessert is elaneer payasam which literally means tender coconut kheer in Tamil. Tender coconut is a...
SEVIYAN KHEER/A GLORIOUS MILK PUDDING WITH VERMICELLI/सेवियों की खीर Seviyan/Vermicelli kheer or seviyan ki kheer doesn't require any occasion to cook. This amazing pudding can be enjoyed at any time whenever you crave for something sweet. Even at breakfast, this...
PURAN POLI / पूरण पोली /A TRADITIONAL SWEETENED FLATBREAD FROM MAHARASHTRA Anything prepared with jaggery is always on the top of my favourite list whether parantha, sweets or kheer. I have always loved the sweetened flatbreads since my childhood...
NARIYAL BURFI/FRESH COCONUT BURFI /नारियल की बरफी Ours is the land of festivals. This is culturally so prosperous that some or the other festival whether big or small, are celebrated here every day. And this is a custom to prepare...
RABDI STUFFED MANGO KULFI /MANGO KULFI WITH RABDI STUFFING If the complete benefit of mangoes is not captured in the season, then it is worthless and goes in vain. We wait for the whole year to welcome the king...
MANGO KALAKAND / KALAKAND WITH MANGO FLAVOUR/ मैंगो कलाकंद KALAKAND/कलाकंद a delicious Indian mithai or sweet is a milk-based delicacy. The key ingredient is the chhena/paneer or crumbled cottage cheese. This is a North Indian speciality as paneer/chhena based...
SABUDANA MANGO KHEER/SAGO-MANGO KHEER A simple yet scrumptious dessert is cooked when two of my favourite ingredients come together. These two are sabudana/sago and the mangoes. As summers are in and both of us(I and my better half) love to...