Diwali Sweets and Snacks

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Kaju Pista Strawberries

Kaju Pista Strawberries are Indian sweets that are very similar to Kaju Pista Rolls. Kaju and Pista means cashew nuts and pistachio respectively. These strawberry shaped sweet is absolutely delicious. When I was in India, I tested Kaju strawberries in

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Balushahi

Balushahi / Badusha is a popular Indian sweet. It is a flaky, puffy and round shaped sweet. It is popularly known as Balushahi in North and Badusha in South. Balushahi is crispy from outside and soft and juicy from inside.

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Rajma Chakli

Rajma Chakli is healthy snack. Chakli is deep fried snack made from rice flour, whole wheat flour, gram flour or with multi grain flour. There are so many variations of making chakli. They are also known as murukku in south.

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Gulab Jamun

Gulab Jamun is a favorite Indian Dessert for many people, including me. In weddings, birthday parties or even in thalis, Gulab Jamun happens to be one of the desserts. Gulab Jamun is a treat always. On last Diwali I shared

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Melting Moments Cookies

Melting Moments are easy to make cookies. What makes These cookies so good is that they literally melts in your mouth. You don’t need many ingredients. You only need 6 ingredients, that’s it!!! You don’t even need to go to

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Sukhadi

Sukhadi / Gol Papdi / Pak is wheat flour based Gujarati traditional sweet. It is easier to prepare than any of the other traditional Gujarati sweets. Sukhadi is considered as an energetic sweet. In my home, It is also made

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Kesar Malai Penda

Kesar Malai Penda is famous Indian dessert made from condensed milk and having attractive golden and grainy texture. It is made in no time. It will take only 15 minutes for all the procedure. Kesar Malai Penda is pillow soft

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Gulab Jamun In Thandai Mousse

Thandai is a cold drink prepared with mixture of almonds, fennel seeds, magaztari seeds, pepper, cardamom, saffron, milk and sugar. It is native to India and is often associated with Maha Shivaratri and Holi Festival. Thandai is refreshing drink especially

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Baked Khasta Kachori

Khasta Kachori is typically north, west and central Indian snack. The fillings can be of different kinds. The one with lentil based dried stuffing are more popular in the northern and western regions of India. Khasta Kachori are often served

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Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownie

Brownie is a flat, baked dessert. It is cross between a cake and soft cookie in texture and comes in a variety of forms. Depending on its density, it may be either fudgy or cakey. Cheesecake is made with cream

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