DH is a huge fan of 'After Eight' thin Mints - those incredibly thin wafers of dark chocolate, encasing zesty and sweet peppermint inside. They're just the right size, right thickness, and right amount of sweetness from the mint filling to balance the bitterness of the dark chocolate. If there ever was a chocolate made … Continue reading After-Eight Thin Mints Ice Cream (No-Churn, Eggless, Without Machine)
Love coconut? Need a quick recipe for a sweet dish that does not require any planning ahead, requires minimal ingredients, takes very little effort, but tastes amazing? Looking for a beginner's recipe that is not intimidating and is easy to make? I have just the recipe for you - Rose and Coconut Laddoos! 😀 Incredibly … Continue reading Quick and Easy Rose-Coconut Laddoo (With Khoya)
Hello Summer! It is scorching hot in Chennai these days. On the trump side, summer is the best time for abundant fresh, juicy and sweet fruit ! This is the time to go out and drink tons of tender coconut water, eat delicious 'nongu'(wonder what it is in english??), gorge on mangoes, drink panagam, eat … Continue reading Homemade Fresh Mango Ice Cream – Eggless, without Ice-cream machine
Tantalising, super smooth & creamy ice-cream made without a machine!
I'm a milk-sweet fiend. I prefer milk-based sweets, mostly bengali sweets and sweets that are creamy and nice 😀 Although I do love the occasional gulab jamoon and jalebis, I'd any day pick a sweet that is creamy and yummy over something that isn't. Halwas are an exception to this rule. I made this delicious … Continue reading Basundhi
This dessert was born out of necessity. Or craving. The absolute necessity to eat something sweet one late afternoon. I was craving for something that was pannacotta-ish, after watching re-runs of Master Chef Australia contestants churning out an endless number of fabulous looking pannacottas in myriad flavours on TV. For me, the problem with making … Continue reading Chocolate Cream Pot with Melty Yogurt Centre
I was toying with a lot of sweets recipes and couldn't decide which one to use to kickstart the dessert section of this blog. However, one fine day, I was looking for a no bake cheesecake recipe, and I chanced upon this amazing website called Averie cooks . This website is a treasure trove of … Continue reading White Chocolate & Oreo fudge bars