Chocolate · East meets West Fusion · Glutenfree · Sweet Treats

Cardamom, Lime and Coconut Easter Ladoos

Coconut ladoos, an all time favourite and nothing quite beats the versatility of these creamy, nutty and delicious round balls. One of many Indian mithai’s welcomed by many and the great thing about them is they are so quick and easy to prepare. Easter is just a couple of days away and homes must be… Continue reading Cardamom, Lime and Coconut Easter Ladoos

Dairyfree/Vegan · Free from Fridays · Glutenfree · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Coconut, Apricot and Fennel mini Ladoos -Gluten free, Dairy free and Sugar free

Now with the festive seasons dawning upon us we all want some treats to celebrate right? No matter how hard we try we can’t avoid getting our teeth stuck into delicious sweets, treats or chocolates and with Diwali round the corner shall I mention the dreaded “Mithai”? Are you one who is not a fan of… Continue reading Coconut, Apricot and Fennel mini Ladoos -Gluten free, Dairy free and Sugar free

East meets West Fusion · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Navratri Special: Chocolate and Hazelnut Pendas (Indian Fudge)

    As Navratri is fast approaching many of you will be preparing scrumptious mithais to offer as prasad to celebrate nine nights of worshiping Maa Durga. Ladies and girls will be full of excitement whilst sorting out their colourful attire and jewelry. A time of year that I surely look forward to as I… Continue reading Navratri Special: Chocolate and Hazelnut Pendas (Indian Fudge)

Free from Fridays · Indian/Asian Cuisine · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Free from Friday’s: Nut free Chocolate and Blueberry Coconut Mithai

  Fancy a piece? No it’s not low in fat or low in sugar in fact the opposite, actually one can argue that apart from greasing the plate and thick layer of chocolate covering this decadent tasting mithai there is no fat or ghee used in this mixture. It is purely coconut, sugar and water… Continue reading Free from Friday’s: Nut free Chocolate and Blueberry Coconut Mithai

Desserts · East meets West Fusion · Eggless · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

White Chocolate,Orange and Gulab Jamun Cheesecake

    Cheesecakes are such classic but elegant desserts and with so many varieties available you are spoilt for choice. I have experimented with varieties of egg less cheesecakes and this gulab jamun cheesecake idea came to my head when preparing a meal plan for dinner I hosted on Saturday. Searching through on the Internet… Continue reading White Chocolate,Orange and Gulab Jamun Cheesecake

Baking · Cakes · East meets West Fusion · Eggless · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Gajar Halwa Cupcakes with Saffron Spiced Butter Cream

 A very Happy Diwali and Prosperous New Year to all my lovely readers and followers. Today’s recipe post is a follow on from the gajar halwa recipe I posted yesterday. Whilst hubby was making the halwa I was concocting a cupcake recipe in my head and this was the outcome. The cupcakes are delicately spiced with Saffron and… Continue reading Gajar Halwa Cupcakes with Saffron Spiced Butter Cream

Desserts · Food · Indian/Asian Cuisine · Seasonal and Festival Foods · Sweet Treats · Uncategorized

Gajar Halwa

Gajar Halwa also known as Carrot Halwa is a sweet Indian pudding made with carrots,sugar,sweet spice, nuts and either Khoya,condense milk or cream to give it that rich creamy taste. Now a days there are many variations to this cherished dessert dish such as addition of coconut, dried fruit etc. This Gajar Halwa recipe is one of my Hubby’s recipe,… Continue reading Gajar Halwa