Rasabali Paneer Dessert Recipe

    Rasabali is very very unique to Odisha, India. A famous sweet recipe that's decadent and extremely delicious. Rasabali is made with fresh chenna or paneer. The paneer is kneaded into a soft texture and then made into flattened balls and deep-fried. The fried flattened paneer/chenna balls then dunked into thickened saffron milk and …

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Rose Peda, Gulkand Peda, Pedha, Diwali, Sweets, Indian Sweets, Milk, Fudge

Gulab Peda| How to Make Rose Peda

I must have something for Roses. I like the Dried Rose Petals way better than the fresh flowers. Weird, I know. I bought a bunch of Dried Rose Petals from my last trip to Istanbul and I decided I will make some Rose Peda by using them. The Rose essence paired with crushed rose petals.., bring out such …

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Kalakand recipe, Diwali sweet recipe, Indian sweet recipe, Instant Kalakand, Microwave Kalakand, Ricotta cheese kalakand, 2 ingredients sweet

Instant Kalakand|Kalakand Sweet Recipe

Kalakand is that papular Indian sweet made with 2 ingredients. Paneer or Chhena and Sugar. Feel free to name Kalakand as Indian Milk Cake. I'm going to share a very very easy recipe of Kalakand that will take you just less than 15 minutes to prepare compared to the traditional long and lengthy Kalakand recipe. …

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Kulfi, Indian Ice Cream, Pista Kulfi, Pistachio Kulfi, 3Ingredient dessert, Sweet

3 Ingredients Pista (Pistachio) Kulfi Recipe

Go for an imaginary culinary journey to India with this awesome 3 Ingredients Pista Kulfi recipe. There is no cream in this Indian ice cream. This kulfi is made by simmering and reducing the milk and then adding crushed pista into the creamy milk.  Kulfi is Indian Ice Cream. If you haven't tried Kulfi yet, I'm sorry to …

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Puri Kanika, Mahaprasad Kanika, Avada Kanika, Odisha Kanika, Mitha Pulao, Palau, Mitha Bhata, Sweet Rice, Vegetarian, Vegan, Pure Ghee

Odisha Kanika |Mitha Pulao |Sweet Rice

The dishes from Odisha - Sweet or Savory are easy on your palette and mainly because they use less oil and spices. Be it the world famous Chenna Poda, Manda Pitha , Kheer or  even the Khira Gaintha. Simple ingredients yet amazing taste. The food is usually made fresh and daily with locally grown produce. The cuisine of …

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Chhena Malpua Recipe|Paneer Malpua Recipe

Malpua is a traditional dessert from Odisha, an eastern state of India. Even though the preparation method of Malpua varies from Odisha to Rajasthan.., my favorite is always the one that I grew up eating in Odisha. My mom would make a batter of mashed banana, whole wheat flour, sugar and paan mahuri and then …

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Milk Donut, Lencha, Pantua, Gulab Jamun, Indian Dessert, Diwali Dessert

Gulab Jamun | Lengcha | How to Make Gulab Jamun

These are my dad's hands. The hands that raised me.., taught me how to write and I haven't stopped writing since then. My dad! My hero. I have yet to meet another sharp, suave and intellectually inclined man. There is a not a single moment of boredom with him. We can spend hours walking and …

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Gulab Phirni, Rose Phirni, Pistachio Phirni, Middle Eastern Dessert, North Indian Dessert, Wedding Dessert, Holi Dessert, Holi Sweets, Phirni

Rose Pistachio Phirni

Holi or the Festival of Color is coming up. Not a Holi person. Never played Holi in my life. Me and my dad would hide ourselves behind locked doors and would refuse to come out until we were assured that all the friends with their buckets of colored water have left. Yes, I am not …

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Mango Lassi with Cardamom and Pistachio

You can sip on this Mango Lassi with Cardamom and Pistachio as a breakfast or Brunch or Lunch or Dinner. No Kidding. This can serve as either a protein packed delicious breakfast in the morning or a delicious dessert in a glass in the evenings. This world-famous drink is filled with probiotic from the Greek …

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Chhena Poda, How to Make Chhena Poda

And your trip to Eastern India will not be complete unless you enjoy a slice of this world famous Chhena Poda. Growing up, I was never a fan of this cake, may be, because, I used to take it for granted since I saw it plentily available. But after I moved here to the USA, …

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