Sweets are a key component of the
festival food and a
menu item of lunch or dinner for special events like birthday parties
or ceremonies and celebrating accomplishments like educational or sport
Sugar or Jaggery?
most sweet dishes, you can use either sugar or jaggery as the
sweetener. In such cases, jaggery, however, would be the first choice,
as it is said
to offer health benefits.
What are some of the common items used
in many of the Indian sweets and that make these mouth-watering? In
addition to sugar or jaggery, some of the other items are ghee,
cardamom, cashew nuts, almonds, pista and or dry grapes
Sweet Dish Preparation in
Sweet dishes like kesari bath or semiya payasam can be
prepared in relatively less time.
recipes of these items with an excellent taste can be handy in
situations like friends or relatives dropping into your place
South Indian Sweet Recipes
Here are the south Indian sweet recipes for a range of cuisines.
Kesari bath or rava kesari, semiya payasam, holige or obattu,
Mysore pak, sweet pongal and rava laddu are just a few of the sweets
for which you will find the recipes on this page.