Gulab Jamun-گلاب جامن

I was thinking about what to post these past few months and I wasn’t able to decide until a few weeks ago when I posted the gulab jamuns on instagram. The response was so warm and soooo many of you asked for the recipe that it felt right to post it. We do not need…

Kheer – کھیر – South-Asian Rice Pudding

Eid Mubarak to all celebrating Eid -ul-Adha around the globe!! Kheer is an important dessert. All around South-Asia you will observe it being made at all sorts of auspicious occasions. If you ever lived in any part of South-Asia you are probably familiar with Kheer. At Hindu religious festivals, at temples and at social gatherings…

Special Chhuaray (Dry Dates Delight)

This Chhuaaray  dessert ( pronounced: chhoo-aahh-ray) is a specialty of the Siraiki people of South Punjab and a very traditional thing to make. I learned this recipe from my sister-in-law and I swear it is addictive, I prove my point by making this every year. Chhuaara is the urdu name for dried dates. Now these…