Foods and drinks to relish this Holi

March 20, 2019 12:26 PM |

Foods and Drinks on Holi

Sweets can never be skipped in any of the festivities. Holi is the time to savor on sumptuous food items. Families and friends get together, and it is the time to create rejuvenating ambience with traditional Holi special sweets like Kheer Sandesh, Malpua, Gujiya, Rasmalai etc. With this the must have beverages cannot be missed too.

Gujiyas: It is the authentic holi sweet which is the most favourite as well. It is generally famous in the northern parts of the country and it is also delighted by people pan-India.

Ras Malai: How can one forget Rasmalai? These sweet dough balls stuffed with cream, saffron, pistachio is served with a fresh cardamom cream. This magical sweet ball just cannot be skipped.

Bhaang Laddoos: Bhaang is synonymous with holi as it is imbibed in the Indian traditions since ancient times. This Bhaang laddoo in the food menu will undoubtedly be the most loved sweet.

Thandai: It is immensely popular in Rajasthan and other northern states of the country. This special Holi drink made with saffron, almonds, sugar, milk and different variety of herbs. Well, readers, thandai can be served with bhaang as well.

Lassi: This holi drink is available both in salty and sweeter version and can be even flavored with fruit. Make the glass more tempting with bhaang.

Kaanji: Sliced beetroot and carrot along with powdered mustard seeds, red chilli, salt and water are sealed together and kept under sunlight. After four to five days, a dark, vine coloured, tangy drink is ready to quench the thirst of many during Holi.

Pakode: This is the most common finger licking food in many households. Some even make special bhaang pakode on the occasion of Holi.

Dahi- Vada: This is one among the holi foods that makes everybody crave for more. It is prepared by soaking fitters made from lentil, chickpea flour, potato immersed in yogurt. It can be topped with cilantro, chili powder, crushed black pepper, chaat masala, green chilis and boondi to make it even more mouthwatering

Image Credit: Oh My India

Please Note: Any information picked from here must be attributed to

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
After #ChennaiWaterCrisis, #Delhi is also facing alarming cases of disappearing #groundwater.
Tuesday, June 25 22:30Reply
In the past 24 hours, Coastal #AndhraPradesh received moderate #rains with one or two heavy spells.
Tuesday, June 25 22:00Reply
#Rains will be picking up pace in the state from June 27. During this period a few good spells are possible in part…
Tuesday, June 25 21:00Reply
#Monsoon2019 has now covered entire #Maharashtra, South #Gujarat and some more parts of #MadhyaPradesh. #Monsoon
Tuesday, June 25 20:30Reply
Take a look at the #Weather and #Rain alert for cities and states of #India.
Tuesday, June 25 19:30Reply
Places like #Cherrapunji, #Shillong, #Guwahati, Goalpara, #Dhubri, Barpeta, New Bongaigaon and #Silchar are likely…
Tuesday, June 25 18:20Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: समग्र भारत का साप्ताहिक मौसम पूर्वानुमान: 24 जून से 30 जून, 2019 #hindi #hindinews #weatherupdate
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: उत्तराखंड, हिमाचल और कश्मीर में भारी बारिश की आशंका, भूस्खलन और जलभराव से फँस सकते हैं पर्यटक #hin
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: गुजरात के भुज, सूरत और अहमदाबाद में और बढ़ेगी बारिश, दस्तक देने के करीब मॉनसून #hindi #hindinews #…
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: मैदानी भागों में मंगलवार को 10 सबसे अधिक वर्षा वाले स्थान #hindi #hindinews #weatherupdate #weathe
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply

latest news

USAID Skymet Partnership

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try