A collection of fun, festive and flavorful Indian New Year's Eve Food Ideas. These recipes are simple to make and easy to serve, and most importantly, they can be made ahead so you can enjoy the evening with your family and friends.
Here you'll find a mix of traditional finger food along with some popular fusion recipes. These flavorful dishes are easy to pass around and can be served with a cocktail pick or napkin. No utensils needed!
Samosa Stuffed Jalapeno Poppers
Samosa Chaat Phyllo Cups
Bombay Potatoes - Instant Pot/ Air Fryer/ Oven
Tandoori Chicken Wings
Easy Stuffed Mushrooms
Paneer Tikka- Air fryer| Oven| Grill
Chicken Tikka Recipe - Airfryer/Oven/Crisplid
Tandoori Fish Tikka - Airfryer/ Oven/Crisplid
Main Course- Vegetarian Recipes
We're moving away from the traditional flare and keeping the food street-food-style. These dishes make for a great entree by themselves, or in combination with others.
I prepare them ahead of time and reheat them in the oven before serving.
Paneer Kathi Roll (Paneer Frankie)
Bombay Masala Toast (Grilled Vegetable Sandwich)
Easy Instant Pot Vegetable Biryani Recipe
Achari Paneer Biryani in Instant Pot
Egg Biryani in Instant Pot
Main Course- Non-Vegetarian Recipes
Chicken Kathi Roll
Tandoori Chicken Recipe
Instant Pot Chicken Biryani
You can enhance the taste of biryani by serving it with cool and crunchy raita (Indian yogurt dip)! Pick your favorite between these:
We're continuing with the theme of easy, fun, and festive. Here is a wide selection including a fusion Cheesecake, quick Rasmalai, and a comforting Carrot halwa and Badam Halwa.
I've also included an incredibly easy-to-make Tiramisu without eggs and chocolate brownies.
Easy Rasmalai Recipe
Mango Cheesecake in Instant Pot (Gluten-Free Cheesecake)
Carrot Halwa | Gajar Halwa
Badam Halwa (Almond Pudding)
Tiramisu Recipe Without Eggs
Nutella Brownie Recipe
Bonus Recipe: Indian Spiced Cocktail
Jal Jeera Mojito | Indian Spiced Mojito Cocktail
If you're looking for more cocktail recipes, check out these classic and popular cocktail recipes along with their low-carb variations.
I hope you enjoy these recipes and have a great time welcoming the new year. If you try these recipes, share an image on your favorite social media channel. Don't forget to tag #spicecravings.
With that, the entire team at Spice Cravings wishes you a happy, healthy, and prosperous New Year!