Recipes, Sweets/Desserts

Homemade Baklava

Hello readers! Today, at besties, we bring you a middle eastern dessert called Baklava, which is made with buttered layer of filo sheets and nuts of your choice, I have used almonds, walnuts and pistachios…you can work around with any choice of nuts or a combination according to your taste and, I strongly recommend pistachios… Read More Homemade Baklava

Quick Recipes, Recipes

Easy Pesto Pasta

Pasta rather Italian is one of besties’ favorite cuisine. With so many variety of flavors available, it is amazing how every dish is so unique and delicious. While we are no experts, we love to try out new recipes every now and then. From one such very successful attempt, presenting our version of vegetarian pesto… Read More Easy Pesto Pasta

Health Section, Quick Recipes, Recipes, Sweets/Desserts

Desiccated Coconut: Health benefits and featured recipe

What is Desiccated Coconut? In simple words, desiccated coconut is coconut flesh that has been grated and then dried to increase the shelf life and make the coconut easily available for use while retaining the flavor. It is used as a substitute to fresh grated coconut in curries, smoothies, cakes, bakes and other Indian sweet… Read More Desiccated Coconut: Health benefits and featured recipe