Indians and their love for desserts is eternal. Every Indian from a child to an adult admits to having a sweet tooth. But are they really to be blamed if they belong to a nation which offers a plethora of heart pleasing desserts? I doubt. India loves its desserts specially made of milk which makes any dessert more delicious, richer, creamier and healthy. Milk desserts are consumed more than any other desserts. Nothing is better than sweet combined with health!! We offer you a read to our favorite Desserts made with Milk.
⦁ Ras Malai
Ras malai is the most loved dessert across India which is so delicious, you just cant help falling in love with this divine dessert. Made from cottage cheeze dumplings soaked in sugar syrup and swettened milk garnished with pistachios, saffron and cardamom powder, this is a treat to eyes and the soul.
Kulfi Is a frozen milk dessert which is relished by all Indians. It is made by freezing reduced thickened milk which is sweetened with sugar and garnished with nuts and saffron poured in kulfi molds. This dessert is a hit among adults and children alike. Best relished in summers, it is really hard to say no to its second serve. After finishing off your kulfi, do not shy away from licking the kulfi stick clean.
A delicacy of the streets of Varanasi, this super creamy dessert has a special place in hearts of all Indians. It is made by boiling the milk for a long time till it thickens and is reduced to half. Sugar, cardamom and pistachios are added to complete this yummy dessert. Rabri goes amazingly with mal- puas and jalebis.
Custard is a western dessert which is very popular among Indian households. Fruit custard is a hot favorite of kids. Very simple to make, it only requires boiling the milk and adding custard powder and sugar to it and later chill in the freezer. Once chilled, add cut fruits of your choice and sink into creamy richness.
There is no other dessert which describes comfort more than kheer. It is a simple dessert which is close to heart of all Indians. Made by slowly boiling rice and sweetened milk, it is garnished with raisins, pistachios, almond shreds and LOVE!! This is one dessert which Is cooked in all Indian households on auspicious occasions. Kheer is relished both hot and chilled as per the liking of the individuals. You just can’t stop gobbling up on this yummy dessert.
A native to Bombay (now Mumbai), Falooda is a perfect dessert when you want to eat other than mundane. It is a fun dessert which is an ensemble of vermicelli, rose syrup, milk, basil seeds (sabja), jelly and a scoop of ice-cream topped with nuts and tuty-fruity. Rabri falooda is served chilled to get a whiff of coolness in the hot weather.
⦁ Shahi Tukda
Shahi Tukda is without a doubt a Royal Dessert which is so delectable that you cannot resist to admire its flavorful taste. This might look complexes but is easy to prepare. You only need to shallow fry pieces of white bread and later soak them into sugar syrup. Pour rabri made up of milk over the sugary bread pieces and garnish with nuts, cardamom and saffron strands. Shahi Tukda is surely the show stopper at any party.
Kalakand is a Bengali sweet which is immensely loved the people of India. Made up of sweetened and solidified milk and cottage cheeze, the texture of Kalakand is as soft s a cloud. The cloudy soft texture combined with sweet sugary taste when enters the mouth, one feels a moment of pure ecstasy!!
Phirni is a rice and milk pudding, native dessert of Kashmir. It is deliciously creamy and rich with taste which certainly gives you a moment of utter happiness. Served in terracotta bowls, it is served chilled garnished with saffron strands and nuts. This is one dessert that you should definitely try once!
Sevaiyan is synonymous with the festival-Eid!! One thinks of Eid and this is the first thing that pops up in the mind. A hearty dessert, it is made up by cooking together boiled milk, roasted vermicelli, sugar, nuts, saffron and cardamom powder. Served hot, a spoonful of this dessert takes away all your worries and transports you to the world of joy and deliciousness.
I am sure you would be craving for such delectable delicacies after reading this article. You can prepare these recipes at home to satiate the craving of your sweet tooth but don’t forget to buy milk only from Milk Bae which provides you the purest raw milk of cows and buffalos straight the farms to your doorstep in eco-friendly glass bottles.