All posts filed under: Desserts

Watermelon Mango Shrikhand - cold, refreshing, creamy and absolutely delicious! A traditional saffron and cardamom Shrikhand made with rich, creamy yogurt, but with a twist of seasonal fruits. Diced watermelon in the yogurt and a layer of mango puree on the top, make this impeccable dessert modern, perfect to beat the summer heat, and even more irresistible!

Watermelon Mango Shrikhand

Watermelon Mango Shrikhand – cold, refreshing, creamy and absolutely delicious! A traditional saffron and cardamom Shrikhand made with rich, creamy yogurt, but with a twist of seasonal fruits. Diced watermelon in the yogurt and a layer of mango puree on the top, make this impeccable dessert modern, perfect to beat the summer heat, and even more irresistible!

Saffron-Rose Coconut Ladoo

Creamy coconut milk ladoos with a silky center rolled in toasted coconut and made two ways! The rose-coconut ladoo is made with rose syrup and has the most aromatic, heavenly presence. The saffron-coconut ladoo boasts a vibrant hue of yellow and mellow flavors. Perfect for festivals or just to sweeten your palette these little beauties take just about 15 minutes! These ladoos can be made in two different ways – 1) traditional recipe or  2) quick 15 minutes truffle style recipe.

Banana Walnut Cake

I made this fluffy, spongy banana cake with toasted nuts,  laced with a mellow, buttery aroma for a winter brunch party. The chocolate chips and caramelized sugar just do wonders to elevate this simply amazing cake! Serve it with some cream cheese frosting or a simple meringue for the perfect dessert to wrap up a cozy meal . It is sure to be a hit!

Khaja with Sabudana Kheer

Khaja with Sabudana Kheer

This classic Indian dish, which is a staple all over India, consists of a Khaja (layered pastry) and Sabudana Kheer (tapioca pudding) with fresh fruit! The layered pastry is coated in a luscious sugar syrup and ghee (clarified butter). The tapioca pudding is a creamy, silky, milk-based dessert that is lightly flavored with saffron, cardamom, and freshly sliced fruits!! It’s air fried too! Steps for Khaja: