Working day and night without delights is not an easy job. Every religion, country, city and nation has its own festivals to enjoy. These festivals and occasions make you feel relaxed and comfortable. And we all know that relaxation is incomplete without delicious dishes and a table full of yummy meals. I know that you all must be waiting for Eid!!! Right? So here I have compiled a list of desserts and dishes popular for Eid ul Fitr. This Eid is especially famous for the sweet dishes and a dessert made before the Eid prayers and is also known as “Sweet Eid”. It is a tradition that people usually have these desserts in their breakfast and eat them before offering the Eid prayers. The sweetness is actually the reward for all the Muslims for their fasting and prayers in the month of Ramadan. Here is a list of some conventional Eid dishes along with some variations. If you want to add some variety in your menu, this article would certainly offer some help. Here we have Most Delicious Dishes You Love To Eat On Eid ul Fitr
1. Sheer Khurma
Sheer Khurma aka Sawwayyan is the most popular and the most made dessert on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. It is the main dish made in almost every household. It is made by cooking the sawwayyan, which are actually long pasta and is the local form, in milk along with some nut and dates.
Phirni is another traditional sweet dish made in milk with rice. You can add nuts and dry fruits for the flavor and for garnishing as well. To add the cherry on the top, garnish your phirni with gold or silver foil commonly known as chaandi varak. If you want to try this dish on Eid, then mind it that soak the rice in water before cooking for at least few hours.
3. Shahi Tukray
This dish is the easiest one giving your bread a new look. Yes! This dessert consumes only bread and milk. It also won’t take much time. You just need to cook the milk, fry the bread pieces and pour milk on the bread. Again add the nuts available at your place. I am sure, this would really work and your guests would take a worthy impression with them.
4. Ras Malai
Ras Malai is a local dessert which consumes milk and small balls made up from cream. This sweet needs a little expertise. Balls are the difficult part to make. Pistachio is the nut usually used for adding flavor.
5. Ice Cream
Having ice cream on the table would depict an enchanting effect. As the Eid is approaching in summers, so this dessert would provide a cooling effect with alluring taste. You can make this dessert at home or can buy it from outside. Buying it would be a better option, I suppose..!!
Cakes would add a glamorous effect on the table of meals. Fruit cakes, Cheese Cake, Muffins, Cup cakes, Brownies and Chocolate or Cream Cakes are commonly made or presented as gifts to the relatives or friends. But if you have to show a different and unique look then Ice Cream Cake, Chocolate Fudge Cake, Red Velvet Cake, Molten Chocolate Cake or Marble Cake would serve the purpose. You can’t bake them? No need to worry, as all of these cakes are easily available in the bakeries.
Mousse is a thick, fluffy and creamy dessert. Mousse is made with different flavors, mostly the flavors of seasonal fruits. This Eid Mango Mousse would be the best dessert. Chocolate Mousse is all time favorite. So, impress your friends and relatives with this modern sweet.
By sweet I mean the traditional “Mithai” which is a part of our culture. Gulab Jaman, Barfi, Rus Gullay are the main sweets. Gulab Jaman can easily be made at home or you can buy them from sweet houses. They would be economical and delicious as well.
9. Fruit Trifle
Trifle is again easy to make depicting uniqueness. You just need to make custard and add the seasonal fruits in it. Mangoes and bananas would work this Eid. And if you add some cake pieces, that would make your dish excellent. Topping with jelly would make it rather perfect. Try fruit trifle this Eid. Trust me you would not regret.
10. Chocolate Hearts
Chocolate Hearts are the chocolate cookies you can serve as a main dessert or a side dish. For this you need to have some baking stuff. Its ingredients include eggs, butter, sugar, baking soda, chocolate, flour and vanilla extract. To give them a heart shape you must have a heart cutter. When dough is all done, cut it into hearts and bake them. Top the cookies with chocolate syrup.