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Diwali recipes




Diwali is that time of the year when the whole country is dazzling with lamps, new clothes and festive events! Unlike many festivals of regional importance, this is one occasion when the whole country unites in celebration.

Can you imagine Diwali without sweets, savouries, new clothes, diyas and fireworks?! More than the menu on Diwali day, there is more focus on sweets and snacks prepared that week, because friends and relatives love to exchange these along with small gifts as a token of their love. So, this is a brilliant occasion to show off your cooking skills too! It is perhaps the sweets and snacks that are most significant because they are shared with near and dear ones, symbolic of sharing your joy with them.

When deciding what snacks and sweets to prepare, take into consideration the time you have, level of experience, how many varieties and how much of sweets and savouries you would like to share with your friends and family, and what you would like to serve at home. Balance your choice in terms of taste and appearance.

Once you plan things well, you will find that the task of preparing the snacks is much more enjoyable and leisurely. Moreover, most of our recipes are made using readily available ingredients and quick methods, so you will find them convenient. These recipes on our website will surely make your Diwali special…

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Recipe# 1989
30 Oct 15

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Quick Kalakand by Tarla Dalal
Kalakand is an all-time favourite that has stood the test of time and tide! From its origins in northern India, its popularity has become pan Indian – why global too, as it is not uncommon to find this luscious, milky mithai in Indian stores across the world. Here is a Quick Kalakand, which wi ....
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Recipe# 2067
03 Jun 16

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Quick Rabri, Instant Rabri, Easy Rabdi Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Milk thickened with fresh bread crumbs to give you an instant rabdi.
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Recipe# 40525
24 Nov 15

 
Quick Rose Sandesh by Tarla Dalal
Sandesh, the melt-in-the-mouth Bengali delicacy, becomes all the more special when you make it with a mild flavouring, like rose or orange. Here, we show you how to make a Quick Rose Sandesh using readymade paneer. The lilting aroma and flavour of rose make ....
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Recipe# 32610
21 Jan 09

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Rajma Kebab (100 Calorie Snacks) 
by Tarla Dalal
Suggested serving size for 100 calories: 2 kebabs let us get out of the clichéd notion that tasty snacks are fat-laden. Here is a low-fat version of the famous rajma kebab made within minutes in your own kitchen with minimal oil. With green chillies, ginger and garam masala to impart a lip-smack ....
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Recipe# 616
23 Nov 14

 
Rangoon Na Vaal ( Gujarati Recipe) 
by Tarla Dalal
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Rangoon na vaal is a wholesome yet effortless preparation of field beans. The use of varied ingredients like jaggery, imli, chilli powder and ajwain imparts a unique sweet and sour tang to this dish. Soaking is very indispensable, so plan accordingly.
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Recipe# 2011
22 Jan 16

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Rasmalai, Bengali Rasmalai Recipe 
by Tarla Dalal
Get set to prepare the all-time favourite Bengali delight right in your own kitchen! We show you the whole process, right from curdling the milk to make fresh and succulent paneer, to making super-soft rasgullas from it, and soaking them in aromatic and spi ....
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Recipe# 41058
28 Jul 16

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Ribbon Sev by Tarla Dalal
Ribbon Sev, also known as Ribbon Pakoda, Ola Pakoda or Ottu Pakoda in South India is a broad, ribbon-shaped sev that is super crisp because of the perfect proportioning of rice flour, besan and butter. The dough for this deep-fried snack is flavoured aptly with chilli powder and asafoetida, which gi ....
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Recipe# 3972
22 Mar 16

 
Rose and Almond Ice Cream 
by Tarla Dalal
If the word ‘pretty’ can ever be used to describe an ice-cream, it is the Rose and Almond Ice-Cream, dotted with pink rose petals and contrasting roasted almond slivers. The captivating aroma of rose and the enticing crunch of almonds make this ice-cream a delightful dessert, which has a spa-l ....
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Recipe# 4004
20 Aug 13

 
Rose and Tender Coconut Ice Cream 
by Tarla Dalal
This is a delicately flavoured ice-cream with aromatic rose petals and soothing tender coconut meat, which is sure to top the popularity charts! Perfect proportions of milk and cream yield a super creamy ice-cream, the texture of which is further improved by flakes of tender coconut meat and r ....
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Recipe# 2032
16 May 11

 
Rose and Tender Coconut Ice-cream 
by Tarla Dalal
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While heavy mithai like hot Jalebi , Gulab Jamun and Malpuas are ideal for cold winter nights, a sweltering summer’s day calls for something cool and refreshing. This Rose and Tender Coconut Ice-Cream is th ....
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Recipe# 7473
24 Nov 15

 
Rose Sandesh by Tarla Dalal
Although Sandesh, one of the all-time favourite amongst Bengali Sweets , can be made quickly using readymade paneer, nothing can match the texture you get with soft, homemade paneer. And, all it will take you is a few minutes longer to curdle the milk and ....
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Recipe# 36781
01 Jan 16

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Sevaiyan ki Kheer, Vermicelli Kheer Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Sevaiyan ki kheer, a very easy to make sweet dish. . . . It is made with minimum ingredients and is worth a try !
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Recipe# 270
23 Sep 13

 
Shahi Aloo ( Rotis and Subzis) 
by Tarla Dalal
An easy-to-prepare yet rich preparation, shahi aloo is fit for even a grand dinner menu! cashews and raisins not only add to the grandeur but also enhances the flavour.
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Recipe# 1581
02 Nov 16

 
Shahi Pulao by Tarla Dalal
The presence of the word Shahi always hints at the richness of a recipe. Indeed, the Shahi Pulao is a dish that is loaded with spices, veggies and a horde of other ingredients, which give it a memorable flavour and texture. While an assortment of spices including saffron and caraway seeds gi ....
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