Category: dessert

Mango Shrikhand 0

Mango Shrikhand

With mangoes in season, the heat and the humidity is momentarily forgiven!  I have been incorporating a lot of this ‘King of Fruits’ in my desserts. The most recent one was in shrikhand. This...

Black Rice Kheer 0

Black Rice Kheer

I do have a fascination for black rice. Or for that matter fruits and vegetables that are a rich burgundy or purple in colour. There was a jar of the fabled grain waiting for...

Chocolate Mousse 0

Chocolate Mousse

Today’s recipe was chosen from a tiny book titled “Everyday Chocolate”. The recipe isn’t everyday for me as mousse is something I don’t make often. Rose water was included in the recipe but I...

Anjeer Ki Kheer 0

Anjeer Ki Kheer

Ever since I saw  the post about kheer made of dried figs on Rafeeda’s blog The Big Sweet Tooth I had been literally dying to make it. What stopped me was that other ingredients...

Makhana Kheer 0

Makhana Kheer

Makhana kheer Today’s recipe is of a kheer that’s made often in most Indian households. In summer it’s eaten chilled and in winter it’s served warm.For years I had thought that makhana were lotus...

Baba cakes in a brandy/apple syrup 0

Baba cakes in a brandy/apple syrup

Year endings are pretty special. There’s more cooking happening.:)With all the cooking/blogging that’s going on in my life, I have become addicted to online shopping but it isn’t all kinds of stuff that I...

Botvyanchi Kheer 0

Botvyanchi Kheer

Botvyanchi kheer I had never tried making botvyanchi kheer before but the October issue of Good Food magazine/India had the recipe and a picture so how could I not make it?! The issue was...

A Simple Mango Dessert 0

A Simple Mango Dessert

Sweet fruits with cream make the easiest desserts. Not only are they delicious but they are not loaded with extra sugar. In fact I did not use any sugar in these glasses. And it’s...