TRINI KURMA

Eid ul Fitr is upon us and that means lots of food and indian sweets! Today’s recipe is going to be on kurma…a delightful indian sweet that’s enjoyed by many! YIELD: 50 pieces (approx.) but can vary depending on the size you cut them INGREDIENTS: 2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup cold evaporated milk…

TRINI MALIDA/MALEEDA

INGREDIENTS: 1 hot paratha roti (12inch diameter) 1/2 cup condensed milk 1/4 cup evaporated milk 1 tsp JGM Products ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground elychee 1/2 tsp vanilla essence 4 tbsp margarine 1-2 tsp brown sugar raisins (as much as you like) cherries (as much as you like) DIRECTIONS: Add roti to a food processor….

VERMICELLI CAKE (SAWINE CAKE)

INGREDIENTS: 200 g vermicelli 1/2 cup condensed milk (can be adjusted) 4 tbsp margarine or salted butter 2 cups evaporated milk 1 cup water 1 1/2 tsp vanilla essence 1 – 2 cinnamon sticks (depending on the size) 8 cloves (approx.) 1/4 cup raisins (can be adjusted) 1/4 cup cherries (can be adjusted) almonds (optional)…

FLOUR HALWA (TRINI SIRNEE)

YIELD: 1 13×8 dish with a 1 inch thickness of halwa INGREDIENTS: 2 cups all purpose flour 2 cups evaporated milk 8oz margarine 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1 1/2 cups water 3/4 cup condensed milk 1 cup dried fruits (raisins, sultanas, cherries) – this can be adjusted…

FAT KURMA aka TRINI GULAB JAMOON

YIELD: 15-18 INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 cups powdered milk 1 cup all purpose flour 4 tbsp butter or margarine 2/3 cup condensed milk 1/4 cup evaporated milk 1/2 tsp JGM Products ginger powder 1/4 tsp JGM Products ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp ground elychee 7-8 almonds 7-8 seedless dates OTHER INGREDIENTS: 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup water…

CREME CARAMEL

INGREDIENTS: 6 large eggs 1 tin condensed milk 1 1/2 cup evaporated milk 2 tbsp powdered milk 1 tsp vanilla essence 1/4 tsp JGM PRODUCTS ginger powder 1/2 tsp JGM PRODUCTS cinnamon powder 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup water (approx.)   DIRECTIONS: Add sugar and water to a pot over low/medium heat. Bring to…

OREO CHEESECAKES

YIELD: 8 INGREDIENTS: 8 oz cream cheese 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 3/4 tsp vanilla essence 1/4 cup sour cream 4 Oreos Whipped cream For crust: 8 oreos 1 tbsp butter, melted DIRECTIONS: Place 8 Oreos in food processor. Process until you have fine crumbs. Combine crumbs with melted butter. Mix until all the…

CREAM OF WHEAT HALWA

YIELD: 1 13×8 dish with a 1inch thickness of halwa INGREDIENTS: 2 1/2 cups cream of wheat 2 cups evaporated milk 8oz margarine 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1 1/2 cups water 1/2 cup condensed milk 1 cup dried fruits (raisins, sultanas, cherries) – this can be adjusted…

COCONUT DROPS

Coconut Drops – a sweet coconut snack/dessert item you will love! INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 cups grated coconut 1 cup all purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 cup raisins 1/2 tsp JGM Products cinnamon 1/4 tsp nutmeg 2 tbsp coconut milk 1 tsp vanilla essence 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 tbsp margarine While experimenting with…

COCONUT SWEET BREAD (TRINI STYLE)

Coconut Sweet Bread!!! A Trini favorite! This dish incorporates grated dried coconut with fruits to make a fantastic and delicious snack/dessert item! INGREDIENTS: 3 cups all purpose flour 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp JGM Products cinnamon powder 4 oz margarine, melted 1 cup grated coconut 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup…