BARFI – TRADITIONAL INDIAN SWEET

Barfi is a traditional Indian sweet that’s popular especially during Divali (Diwali) and Eid. It’s one the first things I eat when I get my hands on a ‘sweets bag’ during either of these festivities. Like most Indian sweet treats, the spices used are important. Many people look forward to the different spices like the…

SAWINE

Sawine is usually made for Eid, which is a public holiday in Trinidad and Tobago and marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan (month of fasting) for Muslims. What exactly is sawine? It’s a very rich sweet treat made with vermicelli, condensed milk, evaporated milk and flavoured with spice. Like many food related items…