Tag Archives: #desserts

Milk kesari recipe – How to make milk kesari (paal kesari) recipe – Indian sweet dishes

Milk kesari is one of the popular south indian sweet dish, which is prepared during festivals and other special occasions.  It is also called as paal kesari (paal means mik in tamil) in Tamil Nadu.  Traditionally kesari is made with semolina, water, sugar and nuts.  In this recipe,  instead of water, milk is used to

Halbai recipe – How to make rice halbai or rice halwa recipe – Karnataka recipes

Halbai or rice halwa is a dessert which is very popular in Karnataka.  It is especially made during Nag Panchami festival.  Halbai is traditionally prepared with rice, jiggery, coconut and ghee and consumed with ghee.  Halbai is also made with wheat, semolina or ragi flour which also tastes equally good.  This halwa turns out light

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

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

Beetroot halwa recipe – How to make beetroot halwa recipe – halwa recipes

Beetroot halwa is a delicious sweet dish made with beetroots, milk, sugar and nuts.  The recipe of making beetroot halwa is very similar to that of making carrot halwa.   Beetroots gives a nice colour and taste to the halwa.  The halwa is made aromatic by adding the cardamom powder.  You can also add condensed

Kayi holige recipe – kayi obbattu recipe – coconut puran poli – Holi recipes

Kayi holige is a very popular sweet dish from North Karnataka.  It is very similar to puran poli which is prepared in Maharashtra.  For puran poli, the stuffing is made with boiled chana dal, jaggery, ghee and cardamom powder and the outer cover is prepared from maida or all purpose flour. But kayi holige is

Dry fruits ladoo recipe -How to make dry fruits laddu recipe – no sugar quick ladoo recipe

Dry fruits ladoo is a no sugar, no jaggery ladoo recipe made with dates, ghee and mixed nuts.  The sweetness to this ladoo comes from the dates and moreover it is very healthy too.  Dry fruits ladoos are traditionally prepared during festival days like Diwali, Janmashtami or Shivratri.  It is an ideal dish which can

Peanut ladoo recipe – How to make peanut/groundnut laddoo recipe – ladoo recipes

Peanut ladoo – a quick and healthy ladoo recipe made with peanuts and jaggery.  Jaggery is rich in iron and peanuts are high in protein.  They make up for a good healthy snack for kids and elders as well.  It is a traditional ladoo very popular in North India  and made especially during winters.  These

Whole wheat with jaggery cake recipe – eggless cake recipes

Whole wheat jaggery cake is a easy and healthy cake recipe made with wheat flour, jaggery, milk and nuts.  It is also a eggless cake as it is made without using eggs.  Here you can adjust the jaggery as per your desired taste.  This cake is an ideal teatime snack and kids too can have

Dudhi / lauki halwa – How to make dudhi or lauki halwa recipe – halwa recipes

Lauki also called as bottlegourd or dudhi is light green in colour and usually in the shape of a bottle.  Apart from the iron content it is also rich in vitamin B and C  and helps in anti-oxidative actions.  Its fat and cholesterol content is extremely low.  Bottle gourd is rich in dietary fibre and

Condensed milk cookies – How to make condensed milk homemade cookies recipes – eggless recipes

Condensed milk cookies recipe is a delicious and tasty cookie made with condensed milk, little sugar and maida and flavoured with choco chips.  You can also add dark chocolate pieces instead of choco chips.  These cookies can also be served as a lunchtime snack for kids.  Crisp and light, these cookies are easy and quick