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Last Updated : Feb 19,2024

आधारित डेसर्ट रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Basic Indian Dessert Recipes recipes in Hindi)
ડૅઝર્ટસ્ ના આધારીત વ્યંજન - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Basic Indian Dessert Recipes recipes in Gujarati)

Basic Indian Eggless Dessert Recipes | Basic Dessert Recipes

Basic Indian Eggless Dessert Recipes | Basic Dessert Recipes. You need to place one foot firmly on the ground, before you can place the next step to climb a stair or a mountain. Basic dessert recipes are like that. You have to master these, before experimenting with exotic creations, as high quality of the basic dessert recipes is essential to attain the highest quality in the final dish.

 Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries ) Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds ( Cakes and Pastries )

Enter this section to learn the tricks of the trade, such as how to prepare Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Curds Strawberry Sauce , Khoya , etc., which will pave the path to making awesome desserts.

 Strawberry Sauce ( Eggless Desserts Recipe)  Strawberry Sauce ( Eggless Desserts Recipe)

Basic Base for Indian Sweets 

Any mithai with Khoya or Mawa is totally irresistible, because of its rich, milky flavour. Not only that, khoya also imparts a creamy yet coarse texture that feels so wonderful on the palate.

Sweet and crispy, this Badam Mithai Mixture, Cashew Mithai Mixture melts in your mouth, leaving a ‘chill’ aftertaste, use as a base for making your favourite mithai.


Another important  base ingredient in an Indian mithai is Chhena is coagulated milk which acts a base for various Bengali delicacies like Rasgulla, Sandesh and Chum Chum.

Chum ChumChum Chum

Basic Indian Sweets

Every time you think of badam, pista or kaju barfi, do you head straight to the sweet shop? Why not make it at home?

Try our recipe Quick Cashew Barfi you will never again think of buying cashew barfi from the stores. This is an easy, basic and simple Sweet Boondi recipe which is made with simple ingredients most Indian kitchens have.

 Quick Cashew BarfiQuick Cashew Barfi

Try more of the basic Indian mithai like Kesar Peda, Quick Kalakand, Golpapdi, Anjeer and Mixed Nut Barfi, Gajar ka HalwaAll the recipes has a traditional charm that continues to please every generation of Indians!


Quick Mithais

Jowar Apple Sheera, Healthy Indian SweetJowar Apple Sheera, Healthy Indian Sweet

Indian sweets can be enjoyed anytime of the year, but there are a few age-old recipes that comes to life every year like the Quick Gajar ka Halwa. Also jowar flour substitutes for wheat flour and rava in this satiating Jowar Apple Sheera.

Bananas add extra flavour, compensating for the bland taste of the jowar flour. Try these quickest recipes, to fulfil your sweet cravings. 

Gajar ka Halwa, Quick Gajar Halwa RecipeGajar ka Halwa, Quick Gajar Halwa Recipe

Basic Regional Sweets

A puree of delightfully sweet apricots with a hint of tang and sourness, is laced with Indian spices like cardamom and saffron Khubani ka Meetha and Gil-e-Firdaus is an elaborate but memorable sweet dish, which is made commonly in Hyderabad during festivals and weddings.

Khubani ka MeethaKhubani ka Meetha

The Orange Chennar Payesh, a lip-smacking and luxurious dessert, can also be quickly made, using paneer and condensed milk from Bengal.

 Chana Dal and Coconut Puranpoli a traditional maharashtrian dish, and variants of it are made all over the country. A wholesome and delicious snack.

Chenna MalpuaChenna Malpua

A Delicate and lacy malpuas made using fresh paneer which will melt in your mouth.

This recipe famous for malpuas of Pushkar near Ajmer Chenna Malpua also Traditional churma, sweetened with jaggery and enhanced with coconut and sesame seeds, is shaped into Rajasthani Churma Ladoos that are easy to store and serve.

Churma-LadooChurma Ladoo

Indian Festival or Regional Occasional Desserts

A very delicately-flavoured, this coconut sweet gets a rich feel thanks to the tinges of saffron and cardamom that are added to Kopra Pak, made for festival or offering to god.

Also this irresistible sweet Atta ka Sheera recipe is a popular Gujarati sweet made from simple ingredients which are easily available in the Indian kitchen. 

Atta ka Sheera
Atta ka Sheera

 Basic Recipes for Kids

An excellent base for most desserts because of its mellow flavour, which highlights the other ingredients Basic Vanilla Ice-creamfavourite of all the kids

Addictively tasty and attractively crumbly, this Gems-studded cookie dough is something worth digging into. Edible Cookie Dough can be relished as such, or used as a base for dessert like cheesecake. These classic light and airy Swiss Rolls can be served as a cake.. for parties with kids. 

 Edible Cookie Dough, Gems Cookie Dough
 Edible Cookie Dough, Gems Cookie Dough

Basic Sweet Sauces and Syrups for Desserts

A perfect Homemade Caramel Sauce is the secret ingredient behind the success of many a delectable dessert. It instantly boost the flavour and aroma of a dessert, imparting an irresistible richness to it. A wonderful sauce that adds colour and flavour to desserts! Strawberry SauceTry  other more of the sauces like Peach Sauce, Lemon Curd, Chocolate Truffle Sauce, Custard Sauce, Jam SauceUse this as a base for many of the desserts and enjoy.

 Homemade Caramel Sauce Recipe
  Homemade Caramel Sauce Recipe

Basic Icings and Garnishes

Be it brownies or be it ice-creams , a drizzling of tempered chocolate always raises the standards of the dessert learn the technique to make Tempered Dark Chocolate, use them for garnishes and décor.

This Basic Butter Cream Icing recipe yields smooth and creamy icing that is suitable to coat any type of Cakes , be it a butter cake, fruit cake or sponge cake. A unique and exotic touch, try decorating your cakes with this Rum Butter Icing. It combines excellently with chocolate or even plain vanilla sponge cakes. Try other variations like Chocolate Butter Icing and Coffee Glaze.

 Rum Butter Icing
   Rum Butter Icing

Basic Cake Recipes 

Can you imagine life without vanilla cake? From being decorated with cream and icing for a Birthday Party , to being used as the base for luscious desserts, the Eggless Vanilla Cake using Oil is truly a versatile one, definitely worth learning to make. We call this Indian style Eggless Chocolate Sponge Cake recipe as the recipe is for vegetarians and we use condensed milk and no eggs.

 Eggless Vanilla Cake Using Oil ( Cakes and Pastries )
    Eggless Vanilla Cake Using Oil ( Cakes and Pastries )

Try Our Other Desserts Recipes…
65 Barfi Recipes
417 Fruit Based Desserts Recipes
243 Desserts Dry Fruit Flavours Recipes
111 Halwa Recipes
138 Ice-Cream Recipes
111 Kheer Recipes
60 Mousse Recipes
107 Peda Laddoo Recipes
137 Puddings Recipes
496 Traditional Indian Mithai Recipes
Happy Cooking!

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Eggless Vanilla Cake Using Curd, Indian Style
Recipe# 33309
06 Nov 23

 by Tarla Dalal
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Mocha Glaze Icing
Recipe# 32402
28 Aug 23

 by Tarla Dalal
Glaze icings are a wonderful tool. They will convert your homemade cupcakes or cookies into something elegant that looks as if you brought it home from the store. And they are also very easy to make. Here the basic glaze icing has been flavored with coffee and chocolate, which would go well with a v ....
Eggless Semolina and Coconut Cake
Recipe# 40559
03 Jan 24

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by Tarla Dalal
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Atte ka Malpua
Recipe# 3911
16 May 23

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 by Tarla Dalal
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Rich Vanilla Sponge Cake Using Eggs
Recipe# 33918
17 Nov 23

 by Tarla Dalal
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Chhena, Chenna Recipe
Recipe# 1997
14 Dec 22

 by Tarla Dalal
chhena recipe | home made chenna | base ingredient for Bengali sweets | fresh chhena | with 13 amazing images. chhena is coagulated milk which acts a base for var ....
Anjeer and Mixed Nut Barfi
Recipe# 5716
25 Dec 23

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by Tarla Dalal
anjeer and mixed nut barfi recipes | sugar free anjeer barfi | dry figs and nuts barfi | with 22 amazing images. A barfi in one minute, and that too a super-healthy one? Here you go! Learn how to make
Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake in A Microwave
Recipe# 33313
19 Dec 23

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 by Tarla Dalal
An easy and quick vanilla-flavoured sponge cake, ready in a jiffy, without the hassles of pre-heating and long baking times. Mix the ingredients as explained and pop them into the microwave, and you have a warm, aromatic Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake ready on the table within minutes. Enjoy the sponge ....
Golpapdi, Gujarati Gol Papdi Recipe
Recipe# 636
18 Aug 22

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 by Tarla Dalal
golpapdi recipe | Gujarati gol papdi | gur papdi | sukhdi | with amazing 16 images. golpapdi recipe is a traditional Gujarati sweet dish prepared with whole-wheat ....
Eggless Sponge Cake
Recipe# 108
07 Sep 22

 by Tarla Dalal
vegetarian sponge cake | eggless sponge cake | Indian vanilla sponge cake no eggs | with 22 amazing images. This vegetarian sponge cake is just what it should be – perfectly spongy! With th ....
Churma Ladoo
Recipe# 2045
07 Sep 22

 by Tarla Dalal
churma ladoo recipe | Rajasthani churma ladoo | atta churma ladoo | with 23 amazing images. churma ladoo recipe is an Rajasthani churma ladoo and also called
How To Make Hung Curd
Recipe# 42765
17 Jul 23

 by Tarla Dalal
hung curd | how to make hung curd | chakka dahi | homemade hung curd | with 9 amazing images hung curd is nothing but thick, creamy curd from which all the water ....
Quick Vanilla Ice- Cream
Recipe# 3979
28 Jun 22

by Tarla Dalal
Of course you need to give it some hours to set, but that is all there is to making this Quick Vanilla Ice-Cream! Not a minute’s cooking is required. Just mix all the ingredients together, freeze and blend. It’s as simple as that. The use of fresh cream and milk powder gives the ice-cream a rich con ....
Whipped Cream From Amul Fresh Cream, Using 25 Percent Milk Fat Cream
Recipe# 36911
29 Jun 22

 by Tarla Dalal
whipped cream from Amul fresh cream recipe | Indian whipped cream using 25% milk fat cream | whipped cream from low fat cream | with 26 amazing images. whipped cream from Amul fresh cream recipe
Homemade Condensed Milk, How To Make Condensed Milk At Home
Recipe# 40719
30 May 23

 by Tarla Dalal
homemade condensed milk recipe | Indian style condensed milk | sweetened condensed milk | 5 minute condensed milk | Condensed milk or homemade ....
Homemade Caramel Sauce, Vanilla Caramel Sauce
Recipe# 41664
16 Dec 21

 by Tarla Dalal
homemade caramel sauce recipe | easy caramel sauce | vanilla caramel sauce | with 12 amazing images. homemade caramel sauce recipe | easy caramel sauce |
Eggless Crepe
Recipe# 36866
11 Nov 21

 by Tarla Dalal
eggless crepe | crepe | eggless pancakes | eggless savoury crepes | Indian eggless crepe | with 13 amazing images. eggless crepe, this ....
Gil-e- Firdaus, Hyderabadi Rice Kheer
Recipe# 41438
11 Nov 21

 by Tarla Dalal
Gil-e-Firdaus is an elaborate but memorable sweet dish, which is made commonly in Hyderabad during festivals and weddings. Sago and coarsely-crushed rice are cooked in milk and perked up with a range of ingredients like bottle gourd, nuts, condensed milk and cashew paste to get a lusciously crea ....
Jowar Banana Sheera (  Gluten Free Recipe)
Recipe# 38641
16 Apr 23

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 by Tarla Dalal
Jowar flour substitutes for wheat flour and rava in this satiating sheera. Bananas add extra flavour, compensating for the bland taste of the jowar flour. Eat the sheera immediately to prevent it from turning lumpy. Make this recipe as much as possible close to the serving time.
Fatless Sponge Cake
Recipe# 107
01 Mar 23

 by Tarla Dalal
However many types of sponges you might have tried, you are sure to agree that there is nothing as versatile as the vanilla sponge cake! With its mellow but aesthetic flavour and melt-in-the-mouth texture, the vanilla sponge cake lends itself to many fantastic creations. Whether you give it a ....
Homemade Cream Cheese Recipe, Made with Paneer and Curd
Recipe# 41864
19 Aug 21

 by Tarla Dalal
homemade cream cheese recipe | Indian style cream cheese | 2 ingredient Ingredient cream cheese | how to make cream cheese | with step by step images. how to make cream ....
Tempered White Chocolate, How To Temper White Chocolate
Recipe# 41114
15 Jun 21

 by Tarla Dalal
Be it brownies or be it ice-creams , a drizzling of tempered white chocolate always raises the standards of the dessert. This recipe unveils the simplest method to melt the cho ....
Eggless Vanilla Cake Using Condensed Milk ( Cakes and Pastries)
Recipe# 33592
05 Aug 23

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 by Tarla Dalal
eggless vanilla sponge cake recipe | eggless vanilla cake using condensed milk | eggless vanilla cake with chocolate glaze icing | with 22 amazing images. eggless vanilla sponge cake recipe ....
Eggless Vanilla Cake, Without Oven
Recipe# 36865
30 Nov 22

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by Tarla Dalal
eggless vanilla cake recipe | vanilla cake without oven | eggless vanilla birthday cake | Eggless Vanilla Sponge Cake using Condensed Milk is made from plain flour, condensed milk, baking p ....
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