Best Cheesecake Recipe without Cream Cheese

baked cheesecake recipe without cream cheese

This baked cheesecake recipe without cream cheese is everything that is delicious and decadent. I promise you won’t even notice that it has no cream cheese in it unless told about. The secret to the thickened, creamy and luscious cheesecake filling lies in the combination of cottage cheese, fresh cream and condensed milk. If you have these three ingredients in your pantry, you are pretty much ready to make this no-cream cheese cheesecake recipe.

Eggless Mawa Cake Muffins

Eggless Mawa Cake Muffins | Mawa Cupcakes Recipe

This eggless Mawa cake muffins is the perfect recipe with khoya and maida to try out. If you wonder what to make with khoya, other than khoya sweets, then this easy mawa cupcake recipe is just what you need. It is a perfect fusion recipe for Indian festivities too. Surprise your guests with this eggless mawa cake without condensed milk, but regular cake ingredients like flour, sugar and oil along with spices such as green cardamom, saffron and rose water.

Bengali misti goja recipe

Bengali Misti Khasta Goja Recipe

Khasta Goja or flaky Bengali sweets where layers of pastry dough are cut into small pieces and deep-fried till beautifully golden brown before dipping in syrup. This goja misti is often made on special occasions and festivals for its long shelf life and quite easy procedure. All you need is some flour, shortening like ghee and oil to fry before dipping them in simple sugar syrup.

Niramish Pathar Mangsho recipe Jhol recipe | Bhoger Mangshor Jhol recipe

Niramish Pathar Mangsho Recipe

This is the recipe for Bengali Mutton Curry without onion & garlic offered to the deity as ‘bhog’. Spiced with Indian spices like black peppercorn, cinnamon and cardamoms, this meat curry or mangshor jhol is a highlight of the Bengali recipes.

Here in this post, apart from sharing my family’s niramish panthar mangshor jhol recipe, I will tell you why this Bengali mangshor jhol is called ‘niramish’ and what is the purpose of this kind of cooking. Let’s start with understanding the concept of ‘niramish’.

Kosha Murgir Mangsho recipe in Bengali style

Kosha Murgir Mangsho | Bengali Chicken Kosha Recipe (Instant Pot & Stove Top Method)

This Bengali Chicken Kosha is a timeless classic dry chicken curry recipe which is richly aromatic with Indian spices. The word ‘kosha’ means the spices and rest of the ingredients have been slow-cooked in its own juices and oil to release the most of its aromatics. Often paired with luchis or Bengali pooris, or Basanti Pulao, this chicken kosha is saved for the special meals!

Thai style Chicken Cakes

Thai Chicken Cakes Recipe

These Thai style chicken cakes are downright addictive. With perfectly balanced flavours, these come together in no time. Even if you don’t have red curry paste in your pantry, neither the time to make some, you can still make these Thai-style chicken fritters in a jiffy.

Gulab Jamun recipe with khoya and milk powder

Gulab Jamun Recipe using Khoya

Gulab Jamuns are perhaps, the most popular Indian sweets that are a big part of every festival, event, marriage and special occasion of any sort. These deep-fried round doughnuts are soaked in a flavoured sugar syrup known as chashni. There are several variations to the gulab jamun recipe, but the mawa ke gulab jamuns or the ones made using khoya or milk solids are the most popular ones. And that’s the one that we will be making here.