Labongo Latika / Lavang Latika – Bengali Sweet

1st Feb, 2014 I am a part of a group called the South North Challenge, where a member/host of the Southern region challenges the members from the North and vice versa. I belong to the South Team and hence take

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Doodh peda / Milk peda / Milk Fudge

24th Oct, 2013 For the last week of this month’s Blogging marathon, I was assigned the theme, cooking from fellow Blogging marathoners who ran the A- Z marathon that happened during the month of September. Usually when given lot of

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Akkaravadisal – A traditional South Indian Sweet made with rice and sugar candy – (BM 32)

2nd Sept, 2013 Today we are beginning the month long Mega Marathon and the theme is going to be A-Z recipes. To make the month even more exciting we have to make the recipes within 4 specific categories. So as

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Kesar Pista Kulfi (SNC) – Frozen dairy desert made with Pistachios and saffron

31st August, 2013 Kulfi is a very popular dairy desert from India. It is similar to ice cream except it is much denser and creamier than ice cream. This famous desert is often flavored with cardamom, saffron and pistachios. I

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Rice Condé Sundae – BM # 29

19th June, 2013 For the third day of cooking from a cookbook theme, I wanted to make something that utilized fruits. I had a box of strawberries in my refrigerator and that was one of the ingredients given to us

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Mishti Doi/ Bengali Sweet Yogurt – Blogging Marathon # 29

5th Jun, 2013 Mishti doi is a very popular dessert in West Bengal and Bangladesh. This is a fermented sweet made with milk and brown sugar (Jaggery). Mishti is Sweet and doi means Dahi or yogurt. Yogurt is considered very

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