Recipe: Jalebi
Recipe: Jalebi

Ingredients

2 cups self raising flour

1/2 tsp baking powder

1 cup yogurt

Vegetable or sunflower cooking oil for deep frying

1 cup sugar

Few strands saffron

1/4 tsp cardamom powder

2 drops orange food colour

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What can be almost as strong, if not even stronger than hunger pangs, is sugar craving. One goes almost berserk when it strikes and one is willing to throw all dietary discipline out of the window for the sake of those sweet treats. 

Beware of adulterated sweets and toxic colours this Holi!

Beware of adulterated sweets and toxic colours this Holi!

Holi in Brij celebrated by throwing ladoos, jalebi

Special rituals the people of Brij, Uttar Pradesh follow while celebrating the festival of colours, Holi.

Swap sweets for berries to cut down weight

Munching on berries instead of sweets can help you lose weight, says a new research.

Sweets distributed outside Kiran Bedi's residence
Sweets distributed outside Kiran Bedi's residence

Ahead of the declaration of results, sweets were distributed outside the residence of BJP's CM candidate Kiran Bedi on Tuesday.

Republic Day sweets render 35 Odisha students ill

As many as 35 students of an Odisha school had to be hospitalised as they fell ill after eating contaminated sweets on the occasion of 66th Republic Day celebrations.

BSF officials exchange sweets with their counterparts in Indo-Bangla border

On the occasion of the 66th Republic Day celebration, troops of the Border Security Force (BSF), stationed along the India-Bangladesh border at Akhaura exchanged sweets with their Bangladeshi counterpart here.

Stress triggers desire to indulge in rewards

Stressed people go to great lengths to satisfy their desire to indulge, such as running to a departmental store at midnight just to have a drink or sweets, shows a study.

DNA: Air quality deteriorates in various cities post Diwali

Air quality deteriorates in various cities of India after Diwali. The coming two days will be little difficult for the people to breath because of the air pollution post Diwali.

Ceasefire violation continues; no exchange of sweets with Pak at Attari border on Diwali

Srinagar: With Pakistan continuing to violate ceasefire at LoC and International Border, Indian soldiers at the Attari border have decided to skip the age-old tradition of exchanging sweets on Diwali.

When will adulterated sweets stop ruining our festivals?

Be it Diwali or Holi, the news of adulterated sweets reaches every home even before the festive greetings! Today on Taal Thok Ke we raise the issue of these a food items ruining our festivals and causing serious threat to our health. Till when will we have to bear with it?

How to perform adulteration test at home?

Be it Diwali or Holi, the news of adulterated sweets reaches every home even before the festive greetings! Today on Taal Thok Ke we raise the issue of these a food items ruining our festivals and causing serious threat to our health. Till when will we have to bear with it?

Beware of poisonous, adulterated sweets this Diwali

Sweets items prepared from Khoya should be avoided this Diwali as it has high chances to be adulterated, warns Prevention of Food Adulteration department.

Beware of adulterated sweets and other food items this Diwali!

Enjoy sweets and other food items as much as you want this Diwali but beware of the adulteration.

Ganesh Chaturthi special recipe: Sabudana laddoo
Ganesh Chaturthi special recipe: Sabudana laddoo

Ingredients
Sabudana– 1 cup
Cashew nuts – 9-10.
Desiccated Coconut – 1/2 cup
Sugar – 1 cup
Water – 1 cup
Oil – as required
Rose Petals 
Cashews 

Ganesh Chaturthi Special: Modak
Ganesh Chaturthi Special: Modak

Ingredients

For the filling
2 Cup shredded fresh coconut
1/2 Cup mixture of unsalted pistachios and unsalted cashews
1/2 Pinch of cardamom powder
1/2 Cup milk
1 Cup jaggery or sugar

For the outer cover