Desserts

Whether you were born with a sweet tooth or just like to ocassionaly indulge on sweeter side of things, this page should have something for you. We here at Indian Simmer love to end or for that matter begin our meal on a sweeter note so no wonder this page has the longest list of recipes. Look around and see what suits you better.

This eggless delicious cake is made with whole wheat flour, yogurt, and a whole boiled orange. There is no artificial flavor used & the secret of this Orangey tasty cake is – The Whole Boiled Orange which makes it tasty. The combination of orange and coconut are simply delightful...
Malai cake is delicious, rich cake with a flavor of thick cream and it’s a perfect tea time partner. Creamy malai makes this cake so soft it just melts in the mouth. Cream refers to “MALAI” – It is a thick yellowish layer of fat and coagulated proteins that form...

Mango Pudding

Hanging her head down she was sitting there stirring her bowl of breakfast cereal. Gently, pushing the cheerios down in the milk and then watching them bounce back up. No word, just silence. Very unlike the butterfly I know. "Maa" then she breaks the silence and goes, "remember the...
Happy Easter To All Easter is a joyous occasion and that call for something sweet. This Coconut Carrot Cake will complete your Easter Menu. This cake made with whole wheat flour and the addition of carrots, roasted coconut adds a sweet, delicious flavor. Coconut lovers do try this yummy, it’s super moist cake. Ingredients: Whole...
Milk Rava Halwa is totally different. In this Rava or Sooji is soaked in a milk for 30 minutes and then it is sauteed in ghee. This halwa is rich in taste, almost like a milkcake. Do try this Halwa… Ingredients: Ingredients: Rava – 1 cup Sugar – 1 cup Ghee – 1/2 cup Milk...
Carrots and beetroot are pretty, delicious, and versatile when used together. I already shared a dessert recipe with these veggies – Beetroot Carrot Halwa. This time I want to use these veggies in my cake recipe. It turns out a super moist lovely pink color cake. Ingredients: Ingredients : Whole Wheat Flour-...
Custard Rice kheer is made of rice, milk, sugar, and vanilla custard powder. Vanilla custard powder gives a unique flavor to the kheer. In this recipe, I have used leftover rice. You can also make this kheer with freshly cooked rice. Ingredients: Ingredients: Cooked Rice – 1 cup Milk – 2 cups +...
Out of all the festivals, Holi and Diwali are two which have always been special growing up. Holi probably more so because it was one day the days when you could officially go mad and it was not only ok but there were chances that you will find someone...
A delicious fudge / burfi made with green garbanzo beans. Ingredients: 1 C Dry Green Chickpeas (Chholiya) ¼ C plus 1 tbsp Ghee 250 grams Khoya (Mawa) ¾ C Sugar (adjust to taste) 1½ tsp Cardamom Powder 2 – 3 tbsp finely sliced Pistachio 2 – 3 tbsp slivered Almonds Full recipe: HARA CHANA BURFI (Green Garbanzo Beans...

Shahi Tukda

Shahi Tukda is a family favorite sweet dish all the way from India. The recipe is too delicious and easy as well. This is something you can make all a sudden without any kind of planning and with the readily available ingredients of your pantry. Ingredients: For the Sugar Syrup: Sugar- 1/2...
No-bake healthy bites with the goodness of muesli, oats, peanut butter and honey. Enjoy them as a healthy snack anytime! Ingredients: ½ cup peanut butter 2 ½ cups muesli plus oatmeal (1 cup oatmeal and 1 ½ cups muesli) 4 to 5 tablespoons honey 4 tablespoons cocoa powder Full recipe: Muesli Energy Bites
Payasam is a Kerala style dessert made with rice/wheat /certain type of lentils along with milk / coconut milk. Onam Sadya cannot be completed without one or two types of payasams. Let's check the recipe of parippu payasam made with mung dal. Ingredients: Mung Dal / cherupayar parippu- 1 cup Grated Coconut-2...