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Chirote – How to make Chirotes

Chirote - Maharashtrian Sweet

  Chirote is a popular Maharashtrian sweet made especially on Diwali. It is a fried layered pastry that which can be made in two ways. It is either dipped in cardamom flavoured sugar syrup or dusted generously with powdered sugar. …

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Caramel Pudding / Caramel Custard – How to make Caramel Pudding or Caramel Custard

Caramel Pudding

Caramel Pudding   Caramel Pudding or Caramel Custard as it is called is very delicious dessert recipe that is easy to make. It requires minimum ingredients which are easily available in the kitchen. Caramel Pudding is made using eggs, bread, …

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Anarsa / Anarse – How to make Anarse

Anarse Anarsa/Anarse is an authentic Maharashtrian sweet that is especially prepared during Diwali festival. Diwali seems to be incomplete without making this. It is prepared from powdered soaked rice using either sugar or jaggery. The making time is more as …

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Karachi Halwa (Corn Flour Halwa)

Karachi Halwa (Corn Flour Halwa)   Corn flour halwa also called as Karachi Halwa is a very simple and easy to make sweet. It can be made quickly and requires very less ghee and the ingredients are minimum and easily available. …

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Ravyachi Kheer (Semolina Pudding)

Ravyachi Kheer (Semolina Pudding) Ravyachi Kheer (Semolina Pudding) is a Maharashtrian delicacy made from semolina (rava). It is made using semolina,ghee, milk and sugar. It is very simple and easy to make. Ingredients 1 cup semolina (rava) 2 tbsp clarified …

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Eggless Vanilla Cake – How to make Eggless Vanilla Cake

Eggless Vanilla Cake   Cakes … I simply love baking and relishing on them. I made this Eggless plain vanilla cake using yogurt and vegetable oil. In order to make Eggless cakes we need to substitute egg with other ingredients, here …

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Homemade Caramel Sauce – How to make Caramel Sauce

Homemade Caramel Sauce Caramel sauce is a sweet sauce that is made by heating sugar. It is used in flavoring puddings and desserts. It can also be served as a topping for ice creams and custards. This is an easy …

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Microwave Eggless Chocolate Mug Cake using Nutella

Microwave Eggless Chocolate Mug Cake Mug cakes, I wanted to try making one since long time. This is a simple and quick recipe that can be made in less than 2 minutes in a microwave and yet equally tasty that …

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Magaj (Besan Burfi)

  Magaj (Besan Burfi) Today is Ganesh Chaturthi (Vinayak Chaturthi), birthday of Lord Ganesh. This festival is celebrated for about 5, 7,10 or 21 days and on a large scale in Maharashtra. The idol of Lord Ganesh is worshipped. People …

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Mohan Thal (Gram Flour Fudge)

  Mohan Thal (Gram Flour Fudge) Mohan Thal is a Rajasthani Sweet dish that is offered to Lord Krishna. It is believed that this is the favourite sweet of Lord Krishna(or Mohan which is another name) and Thal means Thali …

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