Rice kheer!! A quintessential Indian dessert that’s a must have after a delicious Indian feast. Made with fragrant rice, sugar and milk, this thick and creamy Indian rice pudding is easy to prepare. I have provided step by step instructions to make the kheer in Instant Pot as well. WHAT IS KHEER? Kheer is an […]
Besan Ladoo or Besan ke Laddu is a very popular Indian festive sweet made from gram flour/besan, powdered sugar and ghee and flavored with a hint of cardamom. Garnished with almonds and coconut flakes, this ladoo recipe makes for a mouth-watering Indian dessert making any festival extra special.
These crispy, flaky and sugar coated shakkarpara are THE perfect snack for diwali or holi. Also popularly known as shankarpali, this is such a simple, yet delicious snack recipe made with all-purpose flour, sugar, cardamom powder that can be enjoyed anytime!!!
These White Chocolate Brownies (Blondies) totally changed my point of view on white chocolate. Until now, I never really went for a bar of white chocolate. I liked my chocolates dark.., not just dark more than 65% dark 🙂 Give me a The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe or Dark Chocolate Brownies any day and I […]
As long as I remember, my parents have been pestering me and my brothers …and now to our kids to eat ghee everyday. And I did grow up eating a lot of ghee but then ghee was a bad guy for a long time. They said, its very high in fat and increases your cholesterol. […]
I was scratching my head over what kind of dessert to make for my son’s birthday party. He is picky when it comes to desserts (and many other things). He does not complain or nag much.., he just would not eat it. Neither would he overwhelm you with compliments when you make something and […]
This Olive Oil Date and Walnut Cake is the second dessert that I made this month. Come on! Don’t judge me. This is SUGAR FREE. The dates were so sweet that, the Olive Oil Date cake didn’t need any more sugar. I just felt like baking a lot this month. This is my first born’s […]
Cake Napoleon or Mille-feuille is a French pastry traditionally, made up of layers of puff pastry alternating with layers of pastry cream. I tried Cake Napoleon in a local brunch place here called – Towercafe and I have been a fan of this desert since then. I used to think it must be one complicated cake to […]
Let me introduce a very delicate and extremely elevating dessert that’s unique to Odisha and West Bengal. Its Khira Gaintha or Kheer Puli. Agreed, this is not a thandai infused holi dessert, but it’s also a festive dessert, which is made during festivals. This consists of balls of rice four dough soaked in reduced cardamom flavored milk. […]
Orange Olive Oil Cake. This is a light yet flavorful cake made with basic ingredients from your pantry – Fresh squeezed orange juice, orange zest, and olive oil. You can use any olive oil you want – Mild, Strong. And you can use any winter citrus you wish – from navel oranges to mandarins. Doesn’t […]
For these ultra-rich, ultra-decadent fudgy brownies, I use a simple and a run-of-the-mill recipe. Dark Chocolate Brownies are the go-to dessert in my family whenever we need a chocolate fix or we need something to tame our fussy toddler with. Just last weekend, we tried something really really fun. We made Dark Chocolate Brownies Ice […]