Indian tradition demands that neighbors exchange platters of sweets and snacks with each other on Christmas day, so preparations start at least a month in advance! Here's a list of some of the most popular Christmas goodies made in India during this festive season. Make up batches of your favorites and spread the joy.
Made all over India as a festival sweet, Gujias or Nuereos differ only slightly from region to region.
A great sweet to prepare with the family, Kulkuls are made all over India at Christmas time.
A Goan recipe for a favorite Christmas cookie.
You will love this sweet if you like coconut.
Marzipan can be made into all sorts of shapes, depending on how artistic you are and how creative you feel!
Chocolate and nuts...delicious combination, delicious results!
A chewy fudge-like sweet, Guava Cheese is best made with fresh guavas.
Making Bebinca requires patience but the end result is well worth the effort.
This crunchy snack is just as good at tea time as it is for a special occassion.
My mother's recipe for a well-loved Christmas snack.