Zarda Seviyon Ka

Zarda Seviyon ka is a sweet dish made with fine quality of vermicelli, ghee, sugar, khoya and nuts. It is an Awadhi recipe. I have picked Zarda for Z, the last alphabet for A to Z series, where I am posting under the theme Pick One State and Make Three. For the last month, I…

Yak Dar Behesht

Yak Dar Behesht is a Persian Rice Pudding which literally means Ice in Paradise. Yakh is Ice, Dar is in and Behesht is Paradise. The dessert has been so aptly named. Yakh Dar Behesht is a milk-based dessert, which is very delicate and aromatic. The dessert is soft, light and tastes divine. The Rosewater gives…

Mujadara

Mujadara is a Arabic rice dish made with brown lentils and rice . The dish is topped with fried onions and garnished with pine nuts and mint.   When you read about the different types of rice preparations in the Arab World , it is amazing . They have a lot of variety . I…

Nuts Chikki

Nuts Chikki is a popular and traditional Indian candy made with a mix of almond, cashew, pistachios and flavoured with cardamom . It is one of the exotic Chikki variations . Traditionally sugar is used to make this candy but I have used jaggery . One needs to melt the jaggery with out using any…