Indian Sweets & Desserts

Indian Sweets & Desserts

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...
HEALTH BENEFITS OF MUSKMELON SEEDS Author - Bharti Dhawan Summer has blessed us with the tastiest and juiciest fruits ever. Melons and muskmelons are few of them. Their pulp and juice are like nectar in the scorching...
Besan-Nariyal Burfi/ Katli As sensational, this looks, actually quite easy to make. When the idea of making besan ki burfi came to my mind, I didn't want to keep it to the besan only, rather than I intended to make a...
Summer is not just about the mangoes, this is about lychees too. If the mango is the king of fruit, lychee is the queen. Juicy and sweet lychees are a gift of the summer season as these are the perfect thirst quenchers....
Mango Shrikhand A pinch of spices can turn out a sweet dish so magical, I didn't realize until I hadn't used them in my mango shrikhand. Cinnamon, cardamom and saffron are good friends of a dessert, as these spices have a sweet note....
Phirni is thick and creamy rice and milk based pudding whose consistency is quite different from the popular rice kheer. Though the basic ingredients are same yet rice kheer is cooked with fragrant whole grain rice and kept a little liquidy...