When it comes to local sweets, the wonderful city of Nizams has a lot to offer. They’ve produced some of the best loved sweet-treats like the Double ka Meetha, Qubaani ka Meetha, phirni, kheer and many more! Guess which city we’re talking about? If your lips read Hyderabad – well you’re bang on! Here are some amazing local desserts that you should try at least once in your lifetime.
A favourite amongst locals, Almond House serves a variety of desserts that are made attentively with a lot of love. While sweets like Madata Kaja and Badam Pista Roll are popular, a must-try dish here is the delicate almond cookie – Badam ki Jali. Made with ground almonds, sugar, milk and cardamom powder – it melts in your mouth instantly. Here’s a quick tip: This sweet is best eaten with warm milk on a cold wintry night!
A classic Andhra style sweet dish, this chapati like sweet dish is stuffed with a filling of jaggery and chana dal. During festive seasons, G. Pulla Reddy also makes an almond and coconut version. It’s best eaten with a generous dollop of ghee.
Ever tried Hyderabad’s iconic Badusha? This crispy layered sweet is fried to golden perfection and then soaked in a sugary syrup. Best eaten at Dadu’s Mithai Vatika along with their jali samosa.
Tempted to try this Badusha? You can also order it from Sampradaya Foods in Jubilee Hills!
Trust us, you’ll want to kiss regular biscuits goodbye after eating these lovely almond sticks at Agra Sweets Banjara. The best part? They also add chunky pieces of almonds to the biscuits.
If classic Hyderabadi sweets are what you’re looking for, then you should definitely check out Paradise’s Double Ka Meetha. It is a timeless, quintessential staple in Hyderabadi menus. This lovely sweet treat is made with fried bread, soaked in condensed milk and garnished with the goodness of crunchy dry fruits and nuts.
Can’t get enough of these sweets? Why not hop on over to Swiggy and order in your favourite treat at the comfort of your home? We’ll bring the sweets, you bring your friends!