Celebrate all things Indian: Be it women in ornate ghagra-cholis (skirt and blouse), jalebis, gulab jamuns
, Indian villages .
In terms of my life and my memories, gulab jamuns
are up there with Irn-Bru, rain, plain bread, tottie scones and Scotland serially under-achieving at fitba.
Pramod Choudhary, a retired vet, said: " There was a time when this road used to be littered with fallen jamuns
but, just a month later, there are only tree stumps here.
By the time we reach melt-in the-mouth gulab jamuns
, we require a stretcher to transport us to the room.
We were treated to some delicious, hot gulab jamuns
, kulfi as well as rasmalai.
For desserts, pick the kesar-infused shrikhand over gulab jamuns
, moong daal halwa and rose kheer.
, a doughnut-style dessert of soft fried dough balls in sweet sugary syrup with a hint of rose water, hit the sweet spot.
and ras malai will be served as dessert.
It has reliable dessert recipes, including the shortcuts for gulab jamuns
and ras malai.
-seller was handing out the jamuns
to lame and crippled women and children.
Bring Next week 'll be making gulab jamuns
- the Indian version of doughnuts.
The inhouse halwai, Gatta Ram, lavished love on his large spread of sweetmeats for breakfast -- jalebis, gulab jamuns
, mithais made of rose and figs; chefs would carefully curate 10- course meals every time, and the menu ranged from local dishes such as dal- bati- churma, laal maas, and biryani to continental cuisine.