Kaddu Ki kheer

A simple kheer made using grated pumpkin. In India we make kheer with so many vegetables, fruits, pulses, dry fruits and various grains too. And no festivity is complete without sweet. With Diwali around the corner I thought why not make a very simple Indian kheer for the occasion. Since festivals are always about celebrating…

Coconut chocolate chip cookies

Who doesn’t love chocolate chip cookies? And addition of coconut here has made these already delicious cookies extra yum! This is my first egg based cookie recipe that I’m posting here. I made this few months ago but not finding time to blog. Life with a 2 year old toddler is quite exhausting.. phew! I…

Norwegian rice pudding

Norwegian rice pudding or Risengrynsgrot is a traditional recipe prepared in Norweign homes during Christmas. White short grain rice simmered in milk until soft, tender and creamy for almost an hour. The pudding is flavored with nutmeg and vanilla. Finally garnishing with caramelized bananas and pistachios. Caramelized apples or any berry compote goes great with…

Baked vermicelli MalpuaΒ 

There are times, when you end up baking something you never really planned to, and times, when you do lot of planning yet end up making something entirely different. Also there are times when everything goes as per plan and prior research. For me, it is mostly the first two situation. Although I’m generally a…

Mango Phirni

I love summers because it brings mangoes. I’m just crazy about mangoes! I can keep eating them. I love Mumbai for the Alphonso mangoes, they are simply delicious. I call them the Mango Frooty mango because the taste of Alphonso mangoes are just like the Mango Frooty. I had Frooty before I tasted Alphonso mango…

Bhapa Chocolate Misti doi

Bhapa chocolate Mishti doi is my variation to the famous Bengali Mishti doi which is loved by all once they have had the taste of it.  Bhapa chocolate Mishti doi is a delight for chocolate lovers. It’s a perfect dessert during summer. And this is so simple that it can be whipped up in no…