Carrot Halwa Recipe

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Carrot Halwa recipe commonly known as Gajar ka Halwa is a Mughlai Dish. It was introduced by the Mughals. Gajar, as you all may know means Carrot and Halwa is an Arabian word wh Read More

Carrot Halwa recipe commonly known as Gajar ka Halwa is a Mughlai Dish. It was introduced by the Mughals. Gajar, as you all may know means Carrot and Halwa is an Arabian word which means “Sweet”. Carrot Halwa recipe is a common dish in Pakistan. It is made by the combination of Carrots, water, milk, sugar and then cooking all of them together. With the garnishing of Almonds and pistachios, the dish becomes even more desirable for sweet lovers. Carrot Halwa recipe is a delight, and because it is made up of fruit, it has many benefits.

Carrot Halwa recipe has high percentages of Vitamin A, C, K, and fiber, with the addition of milk, calcium, and protein also become a part of it, so you might want to finish that Halwa in your bowl. This is a traditional dish in Pakistan and it is eaten during festivals like Eid, Ramadan (during iftar), it is mandatory in a Dawat and it is served hot in winters.

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INGREDIENTS

carrot 1 kg

sugar to taste

milk 1 litre

ghee 1/2 cup

cardamon powder 1/2 tsp

almond 10

pistachios 10

walnuts 5 to 8

khouya 1/2 cup

METHOD

Step 1 - Wash, peel and grated the carrot.put the carrot in a pan with
milk cook low flame till milk disappear.

Step 2 - Take another pan heat the pan with ghee and put carrot mixture
and sugar stir it till sugar disappear.

Step 3 - Add cardamon powder and nuts stir continuously till the ghee
separate from the mixture.



Finally garnish with nuts and khouya

Halwa is ready

serve hot

yummy yummy halwa

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REVIEWS & DISCUSSIONS

I just asking that can i chop carrot with the help of chopper? Is it necessary to use qaddu kash for making halwa of carrot? It is a very difficult.
By: sonam, Form: khi, on 25 Nov, 2014
I dont like the taste of khouya in carrot halwa because when i eat it i feel vomiting that is why any one tell me how can i use instead of it? Some times i use paira methai in it.
By: wajeeha, Form: khi, on 23 Nov, 2014