Meat and pepper roses: Deli sliced lunch meat (ham, salami, etc.) cut in halves or quarters, rolled up and tucked in decoratively-cut pepper stem ends. Probably best to use a mild pepper, like sweet banana peppers.
Sub ghee for soy butter for a vegan version. Try this delicious Indian sweet, Kaju Katli, for Diwali. Cashews, Sugar and Ghee makes it super rich and delicious and perfect to celebrate any special occasion.