Dessert · Indian · Vegetarian

Sevai Kheer, a luscious aromatic Indian dessert

Sevai Kheer is a very popular traditional Indian sweet dessert and one of my favorites. It is a quick yet very very delicious dessert, which is regularly made in my house on every occasion, especially on my birthday. I remember on every birthday my mom making all my favorite dishes, but for dessert it was always… Continue reading Sevai Kheer, a luscious aromatic Indian dessert

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Dessert · Indian · Vegetarian

Double Ka Meetha, a Nawabi dessert!

Double ka Meetha is a recipe very close to my heart. It takes me back to my travels to Hyderabad, sitting in a cozy corner at the Paradise Biryani center near the Char Minar. After licking my fingers on finishing their ultra flavorful Chicken biryani, we ordered their Double ka Meetha, likening it to a… Continue reading Double Ka Meetha, a Nawabi dessert!

Dessert · Indian · Vegetarian

Gajar Halwa…a caramelized Carrot pudding

Serves: 4 Cooking time: 1½ hr Ingredients 3 tbsp ghee (clarified butter) 1 bunch black raisins (kishmish) 1 bunch pistachios (pista) 6 almonds (badam), thinly sliced (optional) 3 cups carrot (gajar), peeled and grated 3 cups milk, full fat 8 tbsp sugar ¼ tsp cardamom powder (elaichi) 1 pinch saffron (kesar) Preparation 1.  Heat ½… Continue reading Gajar Halwa…a caramelized Carrot pudding