Category Archives: Sweet dish

Kasi halwa recipe – How to make white pumpkin halwa or kasi halwa or poosanikai halwa recipe – halwa recipes

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Kasi halwa is a very traditional sweet dish made with white pumpkin.  It is usually served in south indian weddings or festive occasions  as a special sweet dish.  This dessert is very easy to make too. It can be done quickly, except for the preparation work like peeling, removing the seeds and grating the pumpkin.  Kasi halwa

Semolina or rava modak recipe – How to make rava modak recipe – modak recipes

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Semolina modak also called as rava modak is a quick and easy modak recipe made from semolina.  But the filling is the same..made from grated coconut and jaggery.  Only the outer covering is made from semolina.  No need to steam these modaks, as rava is cooked first and then given shape by using the moulds.  Rava

Apple kheer or payasam recipe – How to make apple kheer recipes – kheer recipes

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Apple kheer is a very delicious kheer made with milk and with the goodness of apples.  It is an ideal kheer for any festive or special occasions.  If you do not like apples,  this is a nice way to include apples in your diet.  Apple kheer can also be had during fasting days as it is

Bread burfi recipe – How to make bread barfi recipe – easy bread recipes

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Bread burfi is a delicious sweet made with bread and sugar.  This recipe is not only simple but requires very few ingredients which are easily available at home.  You can also use leftover bread for this dish.  I made this burfi using brown bread.  But you can use white bread instead of brown bread.  You

Rose lassi recipe – How to make rose lassi recipe – lassi recipes

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Rose lassi is a cooling beverage made with yoghurt/curd and flavoured with rose syrup.  Lassis are very popular in North India especially during summers.  Rose syrup and curd are both cooling and hence makes up for an ideal drink during heat.  Rose syrup gives a natural pink colour to the drink and kids specially love to have this.  Do

Mango phirni recipe – How to make mango phirni recipe – mango recipes

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Mango phirni is a classic Indian dessert made with ripe mangoes.  It is a very popular North Indian sweet dish and is prepared with rice, milk, mangoes and dry fruits and especially made during special occasions or festive celebrations.  It is popularly called as aam ki phirni in North India and traditionally served in small

Fruit custard recipe – How to make fruit custard recipe – Fruit salad with custard recipe

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Fruit custard is a very simple  but delicious and healthy Indian dessert made with mixed fruits and milk-custard mixture.  A very easy to make dessert recipe,  fruit custard is loved by all elders and kids alike.  It is a delicious mix of fresh mixed fruits soaked in creamy custard sauce.  You can make this fruit

Kesar pista kulfi recipe – How to make kesar pista kulfi recipe – summer recipes

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Kulfi is a popular frozen dairy dessert also called as traditional Indian ice-cream.  Kulfi is very similar to ice-cream in appearance and taste, but it is denser and creamier and takes a longer time to melt than ice-creams.  Though kulfi comes in different flavours, the more traditional and popular ones are badam, rose, mango, saffron,

Rava or sooji ke ladoo – How to make rava/sooji ladoo with khoya/mawa recipe – Indian desserts

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Rava or sooji ladoo is a very quick and easy to make ladoo recipe made with fine rava, sugar, khoya, ghee and nuts.  These ladoos can be prepared in less than half an hour. Khoya when added to ladoo gives a rich and good taste to the ladoos.  Semolina give a coarse texture to the ladoos. 

Ground nut (peanut) and jaggery balls recipe – How to make peanut jaggery balls recipe

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Peanut balls with jaggery, also called as kadalai urundai in Tamil Nadu is a tasty snack prepared especially on auspicious occasions like Karthigai deepam and Krishna Jayanthi.  It is a healthy snack as peanuts  is full of proteins and jaggery is rich in iron content.  Peanut balls is very easy to prepare at home and made