Sweets Recipes

Indian sweets or Mithai, consist of many different kinds of milk, sugar and flour-based confectioneries originating from the Indian sub-continent. Indians sweets are normally very rich in sugar and fat and take a long time to prepare. Common Indian sweets include kaju barfi, gulab jamun, milk peda, and jalebi.

Indian sweets are often eaten after meals as dessert. Best of the breed comes from most of northern and western part of India. They also come in a large variety of shapes, colours and sizes. Indian sweets also have a significance in Indian culture. Indian sweets are often presented during weddings and special occasions as something symbolic.

Simple Sweets Recipes

  • Ingredients: Red Aval – 1/2 cup Dates – 1/2 tblsp, finely copped Cashew Nuts – 1/2 tblsp Raisins – 1/2 tblsp Coconut – 2 tblsp, grated Jaggery – 1/4 cup …

  • A quick, easy and yummy recipe for those who love Chocolates and Gulab Jamuns. Ingredients: Milk Powder – 1 cup Maida – 1/2 cup Baking Powder – little Cocoa Powder …

  • Ingredients: Wheat Flour – 1 cup Unsweetened Khoya – 200 gms Sugar – as required, powdered Cashewnuts – 25 gms Almonds – 25 gms, peeled Cardamom Powder – 1/2 tsp …

  • Ingredients: Potatoes – 4 Sugar – 1/4 cup, powdered Roasted Gram Flour – little Ghee as required Method: 1. Boil the potatoes, peel and mash well. 2. Add sugar, gram …

  • Ingredients: Beetroots – 500 gms Sugar – 125 gms Ghee – 50 gms Cardamom Powder – 1/2 tsp Cashewnuts – 5, fried in little ghee Khoya – 50 gms Moong …

  • Ingredients: Athipazham (Fig/Anjeer) – 250 gms, dry variety Milk – 500 ml Sugar – 250 gms Ghee – 1/4 cup Cashewnuts – 50 gms Almonds – 50 gms Water – …

  • Healthy, tasty and delicious. Kids will love this variation of the regular halwa. Ingredients: Oats – 1/2 cup, powdered Milk – 3/4 cup Cardamom Powder – 2 pinch Sugar – …

  • Ingredients: Coconut – 1 cup, grated Mango Puree – 3/4 to 1 cup Sugar – 1 cup Cardamom Powder – 1/2 tsp Ghee – 200 gms, melted Cashewnuts – few, …

  • A delicious and tasty laddu recipe for diwali or for any festive occasion. Ingredients: Dates – 1/2 cup, seedless, finely chopped Almonds – 10 to 15 Cashewnuts – 10 to …

  • This is generally made during festive occasions. Quick and easy to make. Ingredients: Rava (Sooji) – 1 cup Sugar – 2 cups Cashewnuts – 7 to 10 Milk – 2 …

  • Ingredients: Bananas – 10, medium sized Milk Powder – 1/2 cup Sugar – 3/4 cup Cocoa Powder – 2 tblsp Butter – 1/2 cup Cashewnuts – 2 tsp, crushed Pistachios …

  • Ingredients: Coconut – 1 cup, grated Carrot – 1 cup, grated Sugar – 2 cups Milk – 500 ml Cardamom Powder – 1/4 tsp Ghee – 5 tsp Method: 1. …

  • Ingredients: Apple – 1 cup, grated Rava (Sooji) – 1/2 cup Sugar – 3/4 cup Ghee as required Green Edible Food Colour – a pinch Method: 1. Heat ghee in …

  • Ingredients: Full Cream Milk – 1 litre Jaggery – 200 gms, powdeered Ghee – 1 tsp Cardamom Powder – a pinch Method: 1. Heat milk in a heavy bottomed pan. …

  • Delicious rose flavoured Jalebis Ingredients: Maida – 100 gms Corn Flour – 2 tblsp Gram Flour – 1 tsp Curd – 50 gms, whisked Sugar – 1 cup Rose Essence …

  • Ingredients: Maida – 150 gms Sugar – 200 gms Ghee – 100 gms Vanilla Essence – 2 drops Method: 1. Heat ghee in a pan. 2. Add the maida and …

  •   A simple and delicious halwa for any occasion. Ingredients: Corn Flour – 100 gms Sugar – 150 gms Ghee – 100 gms Kesari Powder – a pinch Cashewnuts – …

  • Candied Cashewnuts are popular sweets made during Diwali or during any festive occasions. Ingredients: Whole Cashewnuts – 100 gms, roasted Sugar – 75 gms Ghee – 1/2 tsp Cardamom Powder …

  • Ingredients: Raw Rice Flour – 1 1/2 cups Jaggery – 2 cups, powdered Cardamom Powder – little Kopra – 4 tsp, grated Oil as required Method: 1. Combine the flour, …

  • Ingredients: Sugar – 250 gms Oil – 300 ml For the filling: Milk Khoya – 200 gms Cardamom Powder – little Cashewnuts – few, fried in little ghee or oil …

  • Diwali special halwa. Different from the usual sweets but quite tasty. Ingredients: Gasa Gasa (Poppy Seeds) – 1 cup Jaggery – 3/4 cup, powdered Milk – 1/2 cup Ghee – …

  • Simple and easy to make dessert sweet for any festival or occasion. Ingredients: Rava – 1 cup Coconut – 1/2 cup, grated, dry roasted Sugar – 1 cup Cashewnuts – …