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Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Diwali Recipes / Diwali Sweets Recipes:

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Diwali ( or Deepavalli ),  the biggest festival of Hindus, is right around the corner. It will be celebrated with great enthusiasm and joy all over the world. 
It is a special occasion when families meet and there is lots of chatter and laughter. Kids rejoice with their new dresses and crackers. 
To accompany those happy moments, we used to prepare special homemade milk sweets, ghee sweets and lipsmacking desserts adding to the spirit of the festival.
Explore this exclusive collection of South Indian and North Indian Sweet  delicacies  and cherish the happy moments..:)  
Check out more Diwali Sweets & Savories recipes here.
Click on the link to view the recipe:

Adirasam           

Other Special Sweet Recipes :
Coconut Poli
Jelabi
Besan Ladoo        
Maladoo
Fried Gram Ladoo
Rava Ladoo
Moongdal Ladoo  
Urad Dal Ladoo

Payasam / Kheer Recipes:
Pal Payasam
Javvarisi Payasam
Aval Payasam
Carrot Payasam
Badam Payasam
Moongdal Payasam
Chana dal Payasam
Semiya Payasam
Papaya Payasam
Almond Carrot Payasam
Almond / Badam Kheer             
Carrot Kheer                         For more Video recipes Subscribe here
Wishing you all a very happy advance DIWALI WISHES..:)

Friday, October 26, 2012

Beetroot Halwa & My Guest Post for Meena..!

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Hello Friends,
I am so pleased to have been asked to Guest Post for Meena, who is a lovely blogger and it literally means a lot to me.    
When she asked me If I could make a guest post for her space, I readily accepted. Her space is one of my favorites and there is always a healthy edge in her cooking and she presents it very catchy.
Recipe is tasty Indian dessert Beetroot Halwa”. 
Halwas are always wonderful to make and they get done so quickly.  Beetroot Halwa is a delicious sweet, which is easy to prepare and tastes great. 
“ The way to win a man’s heart is through his stomach” is absolutely true..!
Try this lipsmacking dessert and enjoy the smiles on the faces of your loved ones..;) 
Hop over here for the step by step  recipe..!
Once again thanks Meena for this opportunity..!
Hope you will all enjoy..:)

Ingredients:


·         Beetroot                             - 2
·         Milk                                   - ¼ or ½ milk
·         Ghee                                  - 2 tbsp
·         Cashewnuts                        - for garnishing
·         Sugar                                 - ¾ cup or 1 cup
·         Cardamom pwd                   - a pinch
Method:
1.   Wash and clean beetroot.
2.   Peel off the skin and grate them to fine shreds.
3.   Add ¼ cup milk and pressure cook until tender.
4.   Keep them aside.
5.   Melt ghee in a non-stick pan.
6.   Keep the flame in medium and roast cashews to golden.
7.   Keep it aside.
8.   Add cooked beets and saut√© well in ghee.
9.   When it is done and starts thickening, add sugar and cardamom pwd.
10.Cook on high heat, sugar melts and combine along with beetroot.
11.Stir once in a while and simmer for 5 to 7 mins.
12.Once the beetroot starts leaving the sides, add ghee and stir for few more mins.
13.Finally garnish with roasted nuts.
14.Serve hot or chilled.
15.Yummy & healthy beetroot halwa ready in no time..:)
Have a great day,
Jay 
Thanks Meena for this lovely card...So cute..:)
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