Recipe contributed by Good Parsi Wife The Good Parsi Wife is a full time mother, full time foodie and part time Engineer living in Western Australia. In her spare time (does that even exist!?) you can usually find her in the kitchen experimenting for her family and social media followers, or singing and dancing around…
Mithu Monu (Sweet treats)
An experiment involving a swiss braided bread and a Parsi Kopra Pak filling that turned out to be a tasty success!
A Parsi version of the popular 1970s pineapple cake, this one is an heirloom recipe that’s been tweaked to become a bit more healthy and a lot more tasty.
Saffron Peda’s are a key component of the Parsi Besna and Paglaru ceremonies for Parsi children. Here’s how you can make a gluten free version at home.
Ghau nu Doodh (Wheat Milk Extract) is a protein laden superfood had over the years by Parsis. In its traditional form as a jelly it can be quite unpalatable for kids and hence here’s a unique Ghau nu Doodh Custard which packs in nutrition while being super tasty.
Parsis have a deep love for their eedu and they have even managed to create a “Pak’’ of the same. With the revered egg being healthy once again, isn’t it perhaps the perfect time to revive the once loved Eeda Pak?
Much more delicious than it’s carrot counterpart, the Dodhi no Murambo is a classic Parsi dessert that’s perfect in winters but yummy to eat even throughout the year. Try making it in your kitchen today – only takes about an hour.
A deliciously creamy cheesecake made with hung curd instead of cream cheese that will remind you of the Parsi classic, Mithoo Dahi with every bite you take.
Nothing can beat the Chocolate Walnut Fudge you get at Coopers’ in Lonavla. But, this home-made recipe comes close and worth trying for all fudge addicts.
Spend a nostalgia filled weekend with the family making and eating a bowl of soft and delicious Jujubes made with fresh fruits and zero chemicals – a relatively easy Jujube recipe worth trying.
Dark in colour, gritty in texture, the Vasanu is a Parsi winter delight that you will fall in love with not at first sight, but with your first bite!
Yalda, an ancient Persian winter solstice festival falls on December 21. Celebrate it with some delicious Pomegranate Bark
A Parsi take on the classic Creme Caramel, the Good Parsi Wife shares her family’s recipe for the world renowned bawa Caramel Custard.
Dar ni Pori – a traditional Parsi tea-time pastry stuffed with sweet lentils – is a popular Parsi snack. Now, make it yourself using this 30 yr old recipe.
In my first collaboration, guest blogger, The Good Parsi Wife shares her recipe for Badaam Pak. A traditional Parsi sweet full of nutritious almonds and ghee, this can be eaten at any time of the day in square shapes or straight from the spoon!
From birthdays to Jashans to weddings, the humble Sev holds pride of place at all Parsi occasions. Made from roasted vermicelli and topped with fried dry-fruits, Parsi Sev can be had for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Buttery tea cakes infused with cardamom, the Mawa Cake is touched with nostalgia for many food lovers globally. Here’s a simple recipe to make them at home.
The rich cousin of the Lagan nu Custard, this Badam nu Custard is packed with almonds and a great treat for when you want a dessert that is a little fancy.
Every Parsi on this planet will have tasted Ravo. Made from semolina, this Parsi style kheer is not only delicious but also synonymous with happy occasions.
Bhakras are a popular tea-time snack in most Parsi households. Learn to make them at home with this easy recipe courtesy Zarina Cama and Benaifer Daruwala.
A dessert that celebrates my love for Lagan nu Custard and Ice-cream. A no-churn easy to make recipe, this is one leftover makeover you will love.
If you are a fan of coconut then I assume that you must be a fan of Kopra Pak too. This Parsi style coconut fudge is to die for and a simple recipe to boot!
Lagan nu Custard is an iconic dish for the Parsis and is a great dessert treat. Rich, yummy and economical, this custard recipe by Katy Dalal is a must try.
The Chapat is a popular Parsi sweet treat for 3pm. Great for adults and kids, it is a Parsi version of the traditional pancake. Try out this recipe now.
Chocolate Rocks and other dipped chocolate goodies are really easy to make at home and the perfect thing to cook when you need something sweet in 10 mins.