Desserts / Sweets, Indian Festivals / Occassions, Indian Recipes, Traditional Bohri Food

Sev Ladoo

Sev ladoos bring back yummy childhood memories for me. Sev ladoos were made by mom as an Eid sweet for Eid ul Fitr. Brother and I absolutely relished this sweet treat and always looked forward to eating endless ladoos. Mom knew our love for the ladoos, she would make batches of frozen ladoos which would… Continue reading Sev Ladoo

Baking Recipes, Desserts / Sweets, Indian Festivals / Occassions, ramadan recipes

Basbousa – Eid Special

This Eid ditch the usual favourites and give Basbousa a try! Basbousa is a popular Middle Eastern sweet made from Semolina. It has it's origins in Egypt but is very commonly prepared is homes as well as sold in local bakeries across the Middle East. Basbousa is cooked in a pan traditionally but these days… Continue reading Basbousa – Eid Special

Desserts / Sweets, holiday recipes, kids menu

CARAMEL PUDDING (steamed method)

This dessert needs no introduction The most taken for granted dessert, but superbly delicious and ready in no time! Call it Creme Caramel, Lagan nu Custard or Steamed Pudding more or less they are all same with little ingredient difference here and there. We Bohras make this on gas by steaming, similar to the Parsi… Continue reading CARAMEL PUDDING (steamed method)

Desserts / Sweets, Indian Festivals / Occassions, Kids Can Cook Too

Diwali Special – Badam aur Besan ke Laddu

Diwali is around the corner and there is a huge list of tasks to be accomplished. One of the major Diwali chore is preparing yummy food that the family can enjoy together and also serve guests. Besan Laddus are a Diwali faraal (snacks) staple and I gave them a twist by enriching with powdered Badam… Continue reading Diwali Special – Badam aur Besan ke Laddu