Darbesh is a round Shaped sweet which looks like the “Laddoo” but the taste is quite different. The sweet is made of boondi, cashew, raisins, khoya kheer or mawa which gives “Dorbesh” the colourful and tempting look. All the ingredients that are used to make the sweet are mixed together and then have given the round shape likewise laddoo.
Khoya or Mawa (Dried milk), Oil, Big cardamom seeds, Baking powder, Besan (Gram flour), Cashew nuts, Rice flour, Nutmeg powder, Raisins, Red and yellow colour, Sugar & Water.
Dorbesh is available at any good sweet shop in Kolkata & other big cities of Bengal. It also has been made in some Bengali houses. This exclusive mouth watering sweet of Bengal can enchant your taste buds.