We've made this recipe for over 40 years and I promise it won't disappoint!
If you are like me and enjoy besan in sweets, then you will love Besan ladoo. What is even better is that they're very easy to make and keep well for many days. Not that they will last that long!
I invented this recipe just to make my son eat gujiya. Adding just a little bit of food color presents a colorful Holi snack kids can't resist picking up.
My mom used to makes this as a treat when I got good marks in tests at school.
This is one of the most famous sweet dishes in Rajasthan. This sweet dish is made on every occasion especially weddings.
This is our favourite sweet dish during the winter months. The almonds give warmth to the body as well as strength to fight the extreme cold.
Easy to make coconut laddoos. I love the way they crumble.
A fancy dish of soaked rice, milk and nuts.
Banana Fritters are generally made when the bananas get too ripe and it is a good sweet dish eaten with tea.
This is a very authentic bengali dessert that is popular everywhere in the country, typically made during any religious or auspicious occasions such as birthdays, baby showers, or annyaprasan. However, every family in bengal have their own variation of payesh. This is how it is made in our family and I love it. Hope you'll like it too.
It is a sweet dish eaten during tea.
This a simple sweet, very fun and as the names suggests it does look like a nest.
It is a very traditional goan sweet dish. It is something my Mom used to make for tea and as my Mom used to say "it is strengthening and good for you". It is like a porridge that can be eaten hot or chilled. When chilled it is more like a pudding.
Here's an exotic apple tart that looks like a million bucks and is flavoured with frangipane. A little labour is required but the results are totally worth it! Hope you like it as much as me.
Pinac is a very traditional goan sweet easily available in any sweet store in Goa. It is a tea time snack or can be eaten as dessert as well.
This 'Khao Neeo Mamuang', is an authentic sweet rice pudding that you find in Thailand. It's creamy, smooth, garnished with sesame seeds and is just great for after dinner with a nice cup of coffee.
Good things come to those who wait. This recipe isn't the quickest but worth it! It makes plenty so you can give away as gifts with good coffee beans.
Rice, honey and bananas cooked together with seasonings and then baked.
This Baklava recipe uses the same kind of filo pastry that's used for 'veggie or goat puffs'. It looks like samosa dough but it's crispy, light and flaky- the perfect texture for this rich, honey soaked, nut sprinkled, wildly popular middle eastern dish. It crackles as you bite but almost instantly, it just melts in your mouth.
Love snuggling with 'warm' spices in winter? Now, in just half an hour, you can whip up atta, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, honey and sugar into a "Lebkuchen"- a wonderful traditional German Christmas time treat. Enjoy!