Category Archive: Authentic Indian

Karachi/Rubber Halwa

One fine evening, we were watching some interesting show on television n so suddenly, I started blabbering about my favorite biscuits! Hubby just paused that show for a while n observed my excitement… Continue reading

Carrot Kheer

I can’t ever think of anything that relates me to sweets!!! Don’t know why but since childhood, I never used to like anything sweet on my plate. Umm,… Gulabjamum n Gajar ka halwa… Continue reading

Gopal Bhog

Faith: “When you have come to the edge Of all light that you know And are about to drop off into the darkness Of the unknown, Faith is knowing One of two things… Continue reading

Gajar Ka Halwa

I always think of ‘Gajar ka Halwa‘ when it comes to any authentic Indian sweet dish!!! Few years back, I remember an evening when my mum got a bunch of carrots from market.… Continue reading

Churma na Ladoo

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi to all foodie friends!!! :) Gujarati feast and that too at Brahmin’s place is incomplete without ‘Churma na Ladoo’!!! Born Brahmin, I’m also a big-time Ladoo lover :) Whenever we… Continue reading

Dry Fruits Katri

“Happy Janmashtmi” to all foodies!!! Most people do fasting today, even I do but still I wonder at times, why??!!! I’m Vaishnav (a community believing in Thakorji – Krishna) n a pushti-margi seva… Continue reading

Carrot Cake

Makes: 4 INGREDIENTS: 3/4 cup Maida 3 big Carrots grated 1/4 tsp Cardamom Powder 1/2 tsp Baking Powder Few drops of Vanilla extract 1/2 cup Milk1/4 cup Thickened cream 1/2 cup Cooking oil… Continue reading

Sooji Halwa

“Sooji ka Halwa” (Satyanarayan Sheero) is one of my mumma’s very special dish! On the other side, I’m not-into-sweets person, so I never cared to learn it from her… :( And look at… Continue reading

Jalebi

INGREDIENTS: For Batter: Maida – 1/2 cup Besan – 1 tsp Oil – few drops Sugar – 1 tsp Lukewarm water – as required For Syrup: 1 cup Sugar 1/2 cup Water Cardamom… Continue reading