Policha Ladu | Chapati Ladoo Recipe

Policha Ladu – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets We are on alphabet P in our Journey through Cuisines. When I wrote about this series, I mentioned that there was one dish that was already clicked that prompted me to take up this series and this is that dish. One evening when I went back home, I […]

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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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Ice Halwa | Mumbai’s Legendary Ice Halwa

Ice Halwa – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets Serendipity happens. When you search for something really hard, it will seek you. Okay, wonder why I am talking so philosophic? Well when I finalised my list on A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets, I almost landed with most of the alphabets on my first sitting itself. I never […]

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Halim Ladoo | How to make Alivache Ladoo

Halim Ladoo – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets When I started checking out words for H in Marathi, I was going to dead ends in most cases. For lack of knowledge in the language, I couldn’t even guess if there were dishes that start with H or ingredients as having spent some considerable time looking for […]

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Gul Poli | How to make Jaggery Stuffed Flatbread

Gul Poli – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets Happy Ugadi to all my readers! It was an easy pick for G. Though I had a choice like GuLacha Shira, Gul Shevya, Ghavan Ghatle, Gavhle, God Shankarpale, Gulachi poli was the one that was appealing. This Jaggery stuffed Flatbread might seem quite simple before you read the […]

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