Patoleo: The Sweet Rice Dessert Made In Turmeric Leaves Is One Goan Gem You Must Try

Think Goa and one is instantly transported to the exotic beaches and the inherent party vibe of the state. Popular culture and movies have played their own role in doing so. However, authentic Goan food is one aspect that often escapes the attention of these popular references. A mishmash of […]

Motichoor Ladoo: A Sweet Dip In The History of India’s Favourite Festive Treat

Commonly offered as prasad, Motichoor Ladoo is a favourite festive treat across India. Admit it, once you start having it, you cannot just hold back at one. Motichoor Ladoo or Motichur Ladoo is a round-shaped sweetmeat made from fine, tiny balls of besan. The chickpea flour globules is fried in ghee […]

Replace gujia with wantons: Make Fried Sweet Cheese and Almond Dumplings this festive season

Many of the signature dishes of Hanukkah involve either cheese or frying in oil — or both! Since I like to have it all, I created these fried sweet cheese and almond dumplings featuring both ingredients. Happily, they are easy to make and require no special equipment other than a […]