Diwali Sweets & Snacks

diwali sweet basundi
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Basundi recipe, How to make basundi

Basundi is a delicious pale yellow colored Indian sweet / dessert prepared with milk, nuts, sugar and cardamom powder for flavoring and saffron strands for color. Preparing basundi requires a lot of patience as it takes about 30 to 45 minutes of standing and stirring of milk as basundi is prepared […]

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

Jangiri recipe, Imarti, How to make jangiri

Jangiri/ Imarti is a delicious deep fried flower shaped sweet soaked in sugar syrup. Jhangiri usually comes in orange color and is prepared using urad dal and rice flour and prepared during festivals like diwali and new year. I have tried making jangiri 8 years back and dint come out […]

 
khas khas halwa recipe
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Holi Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Khas khas halwa recipe, Poppy seeds halwa

Khas khas halwa/ Poppy seeds halwa is a very aromatic, nutritional and delicious halwa that is very different in taste and making as well. I have earlier posted quinoa halwa recipe long time back so this halwa us also prepared in the way where I skipped only the milk portion. […]

 
microwave gajar ka halwa
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Microwave Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Microwave carrot halwa, Gajar ka halwa in microwave

Carrot halwa/ Gajar ka halwa/ Gajreka is a delicious Indian dessert prepared with grated carrots, milk, sugar and cardamom powder for flavoring. Carrot halwa can be prepared can be prepared with regular milk, condensed milk, khoya either in stovetop method or in instant pot, but here we will take a […]

 
Suiyam recipe, Suyyam
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Suiyam recipe, Suyyam, Sweet Suzhiyan, Suzhiyam

Suzhiyam/ Suyyam/ Suzhiyan/ Seeyam/ Borrelu is a deep fried sweet dish made with channa dal and jaggery stuffing. This sweet dish is usually made during diwali and that’s why I thought to post it just before the festival.  This sweet dish has a stuffing and outer layer made with a […]

 
black rice halwa, halwa
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Kavuni arisi halwa, Black rice halwa, Chettinadu sweet

Kavuni arisi halwa/ Black rice halwa is a delicious and flavorful halwa originating from chettinadu cuisine. Black rice halwa as the name goes it is made with black rice called kavuni arisi in tamil and coconut milk. What coconut milk? Yes you heard that right, this particular ingredient adds more […]

 
jalebi recipe, jalebi sweet
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Jalebi recipe, How to make jalebi

Jalebi is one such delicious and very popular festival sweet of Indian subcontinent. This jalebi with crispy exterior and soft, juicy, sweet and tangy exterior can be often found in either bright yellow or orange color both in street stalls or in sweet shops. Jalebi can be relished hot or […]

 
Cornflakes chivda, Cornflakes mixture recipe, mixture
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Snacks

Cornflakes chivda, Cornflakes mixture recipe

Cornflakes mixture or Cornflakes chivda is a non deep fried spicy and sweet snack made with ready to eat cornflakes. Yes this non deep fried! You can use the regular makai or chivda making cornflakes available in store too to make this mixture recipe. Since I had lot of cornflakes […]

 
aval halwa recipe, halwa
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Gokulashtami recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Aval halwa recipe, Poha halwa, Diwali recipes

Aval halwa/ Poha halwa is a new variety and a must try yummy and super quick to make halwa this diwali or for any other festival or special occasion. Yes this halwa is made with red poha/ aval and along with few handful ingredients to enrich its taste that too […]

 
aval murukku recipe, poha chakli
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Gokulashtami recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Aval murukku recipe, Poha chakli, Diwali recipes

Poha chakli/ Aval murukku is one such variety of snack that is new to hear and interesting to make recipe, yes as the name goes this chakli is made with poha/aval as one of the main ingredient along with other basic ingredients that are regularly used to make murukku/ chakli. […]