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Traditional Indian Mithai recipes
Last Updated : Nov 28,2019
21 May 18
Kesar Pista Kulfi by Tarla Dalal
Today, there are innumerable ice-cream varieties, from every part of the world, available at store shelves. However, the joy that the Indian palate experiences when a spoon of Kulfi rests on it, knows no bounds! Indeed, one of the most well-known desi ice-creams, the Kesar Pista Kulfi has a special ....
Dry Fruit Stuffed Dates by Tarla Dalal
An easy but tantalising mithai
that will be welcomed by all your guests for its innovative presentation and fabulous taste!
To make this Dry Fruit Stuffed Dates, you need really good quality dates that are a little large in size, so they can be ....
Atte ka Malpua by Tarla Dalal
Atte ka Malpua is just what you need to warm your heart on a cold, winter’s day. It is not surprising then that this is a traditional favourite in Rajasthani households, especially during the unrelenting winter days. The smell of sugary, spicy whole wheat batter deep-frying in ghee, especially the p ....
29 Nov 16
Mishti Doi, Baked Yoghurt by Tarla Dalal
A radically different dessert
, which will take your party
by storm! Mishti Doi is a creamy dessert of thick curds, cream and condensed milk, baked in moulds, and then chilled.
Curds when complemented by t ....
Gulgule Recipe, Maharashtrian Pumpkin Jaggery Sweet Dumpling by Tarla Dalal
A melt-in-the-mouth sweet made by deep-frying a batter of boiled and sweetened pumpkin flavoured with cardamom. Whole wheat flour helps hold the batter together while coconut and poppy seeds intensify the taste and texture of the Gulgule.
Mash the boiled pumpkin while it is hot, and also add the ....
Bengali Payesh, Bengali Rice Kheer by Tarla Dalal
In all regional cuisines of India, Kheer
made of milk and rice is very popular. This Bengali Payesh is also a variant of this milk and rice kheer.
Here, long-grained rice is cooked in milk and flavoured with classic Indian spices ....
23 Sep 13
Jalebi, Recipe For Jalebi, Homemade Jalebi by Tarla Dalal
Who can resist the temptation of fresh, deep-fried jalebis garnished with aromatic saffron strands? for all of you jalebi fans, here is a quick and tasty version that can be prepared without long hours of fermentation.
For breakfast the combo of Jalebi with Ganthias
Chocolate Coconut Balls with Khoya by Tarla Dalal
Chocolate Coconut Balls with Khoya is a no-cooking-required mithai that is delightfully easy while being extraordinarily delicious!
Cocoa combines beautifully with the mellow taste and crunch of coconuts, while crumbled khoya adds to the richness of this sweet and improves the mouth-feel further ....
16 May 11
Kala Jamun Recipe, How To Make Kala Jamun by Tarla Dalal
This mithai gives you the wondrous feeling of biting into a gulab jamun but in a more handy form! Kala Jamun is made with a perfect mix of hariyali khoya and maida to get super soft jamuns, which are deep-fried and dipped in warm sugar syrup to make a lovely semi-dry sweet. This mithai is ideal to s ....
Sooji Ka Halwa, Banana Rava Sheera by Tarla Dalal
A super tasty dessert ready in minutes, made using the microwave oven, and using everyday ingredients!
You will enjoy the strong taste of banana and its creamy texture in this lovely Sooji Ka Halwa. It is important to fry the sooji nicely in ghee before adding the milk, bananas, etc., in order t ....
Anjeer Halwa ( Mughlai Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
Dried anjeer is truly delicious even when eaten by itself. Here is a recipe of a scrumptious anjeer halwa that uses loads of almonds. Milk powder is used in this recipe improving its texture and adding a unique flavour. Adjust the sugar content based on the sweetness of the figs and the milk powder ....
28 Oct 19
Unni Appam, Mini Sweet Appam by Tarla Dalal
| unni appam
| mini sweet appam
| quick unniyappam
| banana appam
| with 24 amazing images.
South Indian unniyappam
Jowar Golpapdi for Kids by Tarla Dalal
jowar golpapdi for kids
| sukhadi for kids
| golpapdi for toddlers
| wit 13 amazing images.
A flour-based mithai from Gujarat, golpapdi
is a hot favourite with most people because it is n ....
Lavang Latika, Bengali Labang Latika by Tarla Dalal
Here is a mithai that perfectly exemplifies the opulent side of Indian
cuisine. Rich and aromatic, Lavang Latika is a famous Bengali
sweet made after Durga Pooja.
Covers made of plain flour dough are packed with a succulent ....
Chenna Malpua ( Rajasthani Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
Delicate and lacy malpuas made using fresh paneer which will melt in your mouth. This recipe is somewhat comparable to the famous malai malpuas of Pushkar near Ajmer. Serve them warm topped with raabdi or just garnished with chopped almonds and pistachios. You will find chenna malpuas only at a few ....
Kaju Puri by Tarla Dalal
| kaju badam puri
| Indian mithai – kaju puri
| cashew cookie
| with 37 amazing images
consists of cashewnuts, almonds, sugar cardamom powder ....
Malai Barfi by Tarla Dalal
A little smartness is all it takes to make traditional favourites easily at home. Malai Barfi, for instance, can be made quite speedily and easily at home by using readymade mava. While the mithai does require a day to cool, you can eliminate the many back breaking hours of work in the kitchen by us ....
Nariyal Ki Meethi Roti by Tarla Dalal
Nariyal ki meethi roti is a variation of the evergreen delight puran poli, made with wheat flour and a slightly modified stuffing. Adding a little salt to the dough helps to enhance the sweetness of the stuffing. You can vary the amounts of nutmeg and sugar as per your taste.
Phirni, Punjabi Phirni Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Phirni is a wonderful, creamy dessert made with ground rice combined with milk, cream, sugar and some saffron strands for flavouring.
This superb dessert also tastes great when flavoured with saffron (kesar) or rose essence. The key to a good phirni is to grind the rice well.
The phirn ....
Kala Khatta Slush by Tarla Dalal
Kala Khatta is an ever-popular Indian flavour for juices and slushes. Here is a fascinating Kala Khatta Slush that is sure to tickle your taste buds with its icy consistency and refreshing taste.
Crushed ice gives it its characteristic mouth-feel while a dash of jeera powder and chaat masala gi ....
Nuts Khoya Ladoo by Tarla Dalal
Rich and easy are terms that are not easily associated together, but you will be surprised to find that this recipe is absolutely fuss-free yet fascinatingly rich!
This creamy and nutty ladoo, made with mawa, paneer, dry fruits and nuts is very easy to make and involves no cooking. It is more of ....
Rose Falooda by Tarla Dalal
The Mughals are known for their love of all things delicious and fragrant. Thus flowers hold a special place in Mughlai cooking. The rose with its lovely fragrance and delicious subtle flavours is their first choice.
The ever-popular Falooda that is available today at every restaurant just down ....
08 Dec 16
Kulfi Shots, Malai Kulfi Milkshake by Tarla Dalal
Some people like to end dinner with a nice spicy beverage, while others like to have a cold dessert like ice-cream
Here is an unusual recipe that combines the best of both! By blending kulfi cubes and mi ....
Boondi Payas by Tarla Dalal
An interesting version of kheer in which sweet boondis are used to thicken and flavour the milk. It is important to remember to cool the milk completely before you add the boondi so that the boondi stays whole. If you add it into hot or warm milk it is sure to disintegrate giving you a besan flavour ....
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