Eid Mubarak! Festivities are around the corner and it is that time of the year when people gear up to celebrate Eid again. The day that marks the end of the sacred month of Ramzan is known as Eid-al-Fitr and is celebrated with a big feast to end the month-long fasting period. Celebrated across the world by Muslims as a religious holiday, Eid ul-Fitr is one of the most auspicious festivals for the Muslims that is celebrated among family and friends. The sighting of the crescent moon marks the beginning of Eid.
This day comes almost a month after people observe Roza during the period of Ramzan. It is during Eid that friends and family get together dressed in new clothes to meet and greet each other. This year, Eid ul-Fitr will will end on the evening of June 15.
Here are a few Eid Special Recipes:
Eid ul-Fitr is also known as Meethi Eid since the signature dish associated with the festival is meethi sevaiyan or sweet vermicelli. But that in no way means that Eid ul-Fitr is any short of savory goodness. A quintessential Eid ul-Fitr spread is as much about the rich, spicy and meaty indulgences as it is about the sugary and delectable desserts. We have picked some of our best Eid special snacks for you.
The legend goes that the Nawab had lost most of his dentures due to old age, but his penchant for kebabs was far from dying. So for their toothless Nawab, his seasoned khansamas came up with kebabs that didn’t require so much of chewing, and this paved way for galouti kebabs. The melt-in-mouth kebabs made with minced mutton and a melange of heart-warming spices are a treat you won’t want to miss.
The kebabs get their name from their city of origin-Kakori. Made with minced lamb, chilies and host of eclectic spices, these kebabs are a treasure trove of flavors. Team them with mint chutney and sliced onions for the best experience.
Not a fan of mutton? No problem. Chicken lovers can try this creamy and delicious reshmi tikka. Chicken pieces marinated in spices, curd, and lime juice. This crispy and delightful snack is a must-have on your Eid spread. Creamy and delicious reshmi tikka would take your Eid. celebrations a notch higher.
The Lebanese wrap of pita bread or Khubz, stuffed with a generous filling of well-grilled meat, cucumber, and tomatoes, traditionally served with mayonnaise and sometimes fries makes for one filling snack. This chicken-filled wrap is sure to be one of the star dishes at your Eid party.
Khade Masale Ki Chaap
Tender mutton chops cooked in a spicy mix of cinnamon, saffron, and mace. The fiery hot chops are not for the faint-hearted. soya chaapTender mutton chops cooked in a spicy mix of cinnamon, saffron, and mace.
Let’s admit it. Cutlets have always been one of your best tea-time companions. Make them right for this festive gathering with this delicious recipe. Pair them with ketchup, chutney or just have them as is. These crispy cutlets are sure to impress.
This Eid, make it special for your family, friends, and guests. Let us know what all you are preparing for Eid 2018 in the comments section below.
Eid Mubarak everybody!