Diwali Sweets & Snacks

gulab jamun trifle
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Fusion desserts, Potluck Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Gulab jamun trifle recipe, Indian fusion dessert

Gulab Jamun Trifle is a rich and delicious Indian fusion dessert consisting 3 layers of awesomeness which can he relished with a spoon from a glass. Very ingenious right?? So this cold jamun trifle consists of 3 simple yet delish layers of crumbled biscuits/ crackers over which a layer of […]

 
ragi thattai
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Millet recipes, Ragi Recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Ragi thattai recipe, Ragi nippattu

Ragi Thattai/ Ragi Pappu chekkalu/ Ragi Nippattu is a crunchy, flavorful and delicious disc shaped South Indian fried snack that can be prepared during festivals like Diwali. Traditionally Thattai/ pappu chekkalu is prepared rice flour and urad dal flour but to give it a healthy twist I tried makjng it […]

 
cham cham recipe
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Chum chum recipe, Cham cham

Chum chum/ Chom Chom/ Cham Cham is a rich, soft, spongy and delicious Bengali sweet traditionally prepared by rolling chenna (Indian cheese prepared by curdling milk) to cylindrical shape, which is then boiled in sugar syrup, then stuffed with mawa, topped with nuts and coated with desiccated coconut/ mawa. Though […]

 
sago murukku recipe
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Snacks

Sago murukku recipe, Javvarisi murukku

Sago murukku/ Javvarisi murukku is a crunchy and delicious deep fried snack that can be prepared during festivals like Diwali. This is surely not my innovative recipe but an accidental recipe 😜 yes, you heard that right!! I soaked some little too much sago/ javvarisi for another recipe and I […]

 
varagu karupatti adhirasam
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Kodo millet recipes, Millet recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Varagu karupatti adhirasam, Kodo millet adhirasam

Varagu karupatti adhirasam/ Kodo millet Palm jaggery adhirasam is a delicious South Indian deep fried sweet that can be prepared with homemade varagu flour/ kodo millet flour and palm jaggery for festivals like Diwali and few other festivities. Traditionally adhirasam is prepared with rice flour and jaggery/ karupatti but wanted […]

 
kambu omapodi
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Kambu recipes, Millet recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Kambu omapodi recipe, Pearl millet sev

Kambu Omapodi/ Pearl millet sev/ Bajra sev is a crunchy and delicious fried snack made with kambu/ bajra flour, gram flour and ajwain water. Ompodi is served as tea time snack or made during festivals like diwali so thought to give a healthy twist to it by making it with […]

 
dry gulab jamun
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Dry gulab jamun recipe, Dry jamun with khoya

Dry gulab jamun/ Dry jamun is a yummy and very easy to make sweet/ dessert that is usually prepared by rolling the fried and soaked khoya jamun in desiccated coconut. The recipe is very similar to this KALA JAMUN that I posted earlier in the blog for diwali!! You can […]

 
diwali legiyam recipe
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Kitchen Basics, Recipes

Diwali legiyam recipe, Deepavali marundhu

Diwali legiyam/ Deepavali marundhu is a must have herbal medicine prepared at home usually a day before diwali/ deepavali (that’s how it gets its name) which helps immensely in digestion. This deepavali marundhu/ legium calls for simple and kitchen basic ingredients and few other ingredients which are easily available in […]

 
palm jaggery boondi ladoo recipe
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Karupatti boondi ladoo, Palm jaggery boondi ladoo

KARUPATTI BOONDI LADOO/ PALM JAGGERY BOONDI LADOO is a delicious and healthy version of the boondi ladoo because the fried boondi is soaked in karupatti/ palm jaggery syrup instead of the regular sugar syrup like this Boondi ladoo. I wouldn’t vouch it as completely healthy as it is still deep […]

 
javvarisi butter murukku recipe
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Murukku Recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Sago butter murukku recipe, Javvarisi butter murukku

Sago butter murukku/ Javvarisi butter murukku/ Sagubbiyam murukku is a crunchy and buttery deep fried snack that is usually prepared during festivals like diwali. This is a regular butter murukku recipe with a little tweak by adding soaked sago/ javvarisi to the dough. This is surely not my innovative recipe […]