Gujiya <3… Holi hai!! :)

WISH YOU ALL A HAPPY AND COLORFUL HOLI!! 🙂  Finally the long wait is over and we are just a week away from HOLI! A festival which needs no introduction. Holi is one of those festivals which are played all around the world with great enthusiasm. Its a festival of colors and just like every festival…

Makhana Kheer or Foxnut Pudding (3 of 9)

For a long time, makhana or foxnuts have remained a popular food choice during fasts. They are appetizing, economical & easy to prepare yet healthy food. I remember my grandma would say that we should add them to our regular diets instead of waiting for fasting days. You can eat them raw, roasted or add to…

Classic Gajar ka Halwa/Carrot Pudding

Hello and welcome to nikkieskitchen.com! This being my first post, I thought to start this in a traditional Indian way which is to begin anything new with sweets. Have you ever tried this amazing carrot pudding traditionally known as Gajar ka halwa? It is one of the classic irresistible Indian dessert that never fails to…