For those not in the know, jelebi is Indian. It's an orange-colored, pretzel-shaped, deliciously-sweet, fried dessert. I get mine for $5/lb at Delhi Palace next to Jackson Diner. Is there someplace better?
Taking its cues from the classic candy bar, this cheesecake recipe has cream of coconut added to the cream cheese filling and it's completed with a chocolate-cream of coconut topping and sliced almonds.