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Diwali recipe: Have you tried Beetroot Coconut Barfi?

Last updated on: October 15, 2014 18:27 IST

Rediff reader Priya Shiva from Chennai sent us this interesting recipe ahead of Diwali.

What's your favourite Diwali recipe? Tell us!

Chennai-based Priya Shiva is a full time mother who is passionate about cooking.

She sent us the recipe for Beetroot Coconut Burfi and wrote: "It is one of the easiest sweets to make with simple ingredients. Try out something different from the usual coconut burfi this festival season and you will simply love it!"

What are you waiting for? Here's the recipe:

Beetroot Coconut Barfi

Beetroot Coconut Barfi




Image courtesy: Priya Shiva


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Priya Shiva