Diwali Sweets & Snacks

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
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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
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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
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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
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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. […]

 
beetroot halwa recipe, beetroot halwa, halwa
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Beetroot halwa recipe, Easy beetroot halwa

Beetroot halwa is a delicious and healthy dessert that derives a beautiful color naturally from the veggie beetroot itself. Beetroot halwa is one such very easy to prepare recipe without having to follow any technique or trick as the halwa is just formed by adding ingredients one after one. Yes […]

 
garlic karasev recipe, poondu karasev, diwali snacks
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Garlic karasev recipe, Poondu karasev, Diwali snacks

Garlic karasev/ Poondu karasev/ Vellulli karapusa is a crunchy and delicious snack made with garlic, besan and rice flour acting as key ingredients. This strong flavored and mildly spicy snack can be made at home very easily with just few ingredients involving less time. This quick to make snacks can […]

 
easy makkan peda
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Makkan peda recipe, Arcot makkan peda

Makkan peda/ Arcot makkan peda is a sweet delicacy prepared with maida and khoya, stuffed with dry fruits and nuts soaked in sugar syrup is very popular in Arcot, vellore district of Tamil Nadu. So I got to know about this sweet from my hubby as he is also from […]

 
badam payasam
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Badam kheer recipe, Badam payasam, Almond dessert recipe, Badam milk

Badam kheer is a thick creamy and delicious Indian dessert prepared with badam/ almond and milk with flavors of saffron and cardamom to make any occasion or festival special. Badam kheer is one such quick and easy dessert that can be prepared with handful ingredients and also without involving much […]