Tandalachi Kheer | How to make Maharashtrian Rice Kheer

Tandalachi Kheer – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets We are on T and I opted to make a traditional Rice Kheer for the day. Kheer or Payasam as it is called in the south is a sweet dish prepared with either milk or coconut milk. Sweeteners can be sugar, jaggery, palm sugar etc. Depending on the […]

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Shikran Poli | How to make Sweet Banana Milk with Roti

Shikran Poli – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets We are on S on our Journey through the cuisines, where I am taking a tour on A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets. Today’s dish is a simple combination, that seems to be the childhood favorite dish of many Maharashtrians. Yet this is something you will not find listed […]

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Ratale Poli | How to make Sweet Potato Roti

Ratale Poli – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets We are on the 18th alphabet, R and I had a choice of making dishes like Ratalyacha Sheera (Sweet Potato Halwa), Ravyachi Kheer (Rawa Kheer), Rava Besan Vadi and Ratale Poli. I could’ve gone ahead with Ratalyacha Sheera, however, I wanted to make another halwa, I wanted […]

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Narali Bhat | How to make Sweet Coconut Rice

Narali Bhat – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets We are on N today and I had choices like NaraLi Paak and Naralachi Vadi, where both the dishes are same, with just the name change. I have a Coconut Paak or Vadi. We are on N today and I had choices like NaraLi Paak and Naralachi Vadi, where […]

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Mande | How to make Chavde ~ Ganesh Chaturthi Special

Mande – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweet Mande has been on my to-do list for the longest period. Still when I was finalizing the list for this series, I never thought about it as it never struck me that it was a Maharashtrian sweet. I had bookmarked because I was planning to make different Neivedyams for […]

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Lal Bhoplyacha Halwa | How to make Red Pumpkin Halwa

Lal Bhoplyacha Halwa – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets  For L, I have some dishes to select from like Lal Bhoplyachi Upvas Kheer, Laadva, Lonavala Chikki. I was very keen on the Chikki, however, the recipe was same as how I make and also I was in a mood to increase my Halwa series. When I […]

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Khavyachi Poli | How to make Khavyachi Satori

Khavyachi Satori – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets For the 11th day of doing this Journey through the Cuisines, I picked up to do Khavyachi Poli / Khavyachi Satori / Khava Poli / Mawa Roti. This is a rich shahi type of roti that’s made with a stuffing of Khova/ Mawa mixed with Dry Nuts. […]

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Javas Ladoo | How to make Flax Seed Ladoo

Javas Ladoo – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets,  When I did Alsi Ladoo for A, I mentioned that another similar ladoo is coming up. Here’s the one that I referred that day. Flaxseed is called Javas/ Alsi in Marathi, so I wanted to make the best use of this seed to cover both the alphabets.  So […]

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