Sweets & Desserts

mothagam recipe, kozhukattai
Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Mothagam recipe, Modak, Kozhukattai recipe

Mothagam or Modak or Kozhukattai is a steamed dumpling made with rice flour consisting of filling either sweet or savory which is offered as prasad to Ganapathi Bappa for Ganesh chaturthi festival in India. This steamed modak consists of sweet filling with freshly grated coconut and sugar. Yes sugar! Its […]

 
fruit custard recipe
Recipes, Summer Treat, Sweets & Desserts

Fruit custard recipe, Mixed fruit custard

Fruit custard is an age old delicious and easy to make dessert loaded with fruits and topped with nuts in a rich custard mixture. Fruit custard that can be prepared in jiffy is one such brilliant and yummiest way to incorporate all the fruits of our choice in our diet, […]

 
quinoa kesari recipe
Quinoa Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Quinoa kesari recipe, How to make Quinoa kesari

Quinoa kesari/ Quinoa sheera is a delicious and healthy sweet that is also a easy and quick to make recipe with a preparation similar to rava kesari/ sheera where only sooji/ rava is replaced with quinoa which gives the kesari a unique taste and makes it a healthy one. Quinoa […]

 
easy makkan peda
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

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 […]

 
mango kesari
Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Mango kesari, Mango sheera, How to make mango kesari

Mango kesari/ Mango sheera is a quick and delicious sweet recipe prepared with sooji and mango puree as key ingredients. Adding ghee and cardamom powder adds to its taste. Mango sheera recipe was given to me by my mom long long ago so long that i was again reminded by […]

 
badam payasam
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts, Varalakshmi vratham

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 […]

 
rasmalai
Instant Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Milk powder rasmalai recipe, Instant rasmalai, Rasmalai recipe

Instant rasmalai/ Milk powder rasmalai is a quick and easy Indian dessert that can be prepared in just 15 minutes in a non cumbersome process with only basic ingredients that is always available in the kitchen. This recipe yields super soft and spongy rasmalai equivalent to the regular version prepared […]

 
doodh peda
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Instant Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Doodh peda recipe, Milk peda, Instant milk peda recipe

Doodh peda/ Milk peda is a delicious Indian milk sweet/ fudge that can be prepared to make any festival special. The traditional doodh peda/ milk peda preparation involves time consuming process hence I though to share this simple and quick method of making peda using condensed milk and milk powder […]

 
Kajjikayalu
Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Gokulashtami recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Kajjikayalu recipe, Sweet somas, Karanji recipe,

Kajjikayalu/ Karanji/ Sweet somas is a sweet stuffed fried recipe prepared during Sankranti in Andhra. Kajjikayalu with crispy outer and soft interior with coconut in every bite and crunchiness from cashew and raisins is a very easy and delicious recipe that can be prepared with different types of stuffing like […]

 
sakkarai pongal
Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Pongal Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts, Varalakshmi vratham

Sweet pongal recipe, Sakkarai pongal, Chakkara pongali

Sakkarai pongal/ Sweet pongal/ Chakkara pongali is a delicious sweet recipe popularly prepared in South India during festivals. Sweet pongal/ sakkarai pongal is prepared with rice, moong dal and jaggery. Adding ghee, cashews and raisins enhance the taste of this dish even more. Sweet pongal holds top priority along with […]