do make carrot halwa quite often, since it is hubby’s favorite one. And amma
makes mysorepak often. Sweets really don’t need a particular time to make,
whenever we feel to indulge just go ahead and whip up something. My favorite is badam halwa
simple lunch, my sweet tooth started to crave something sweet. I thought of
making carrot halwa, but I ran out of them. Then I found a decent piece of
white pumpkin lying around and decided to try out a halwa using those
halwa is quite simple and calls for simple ingredients. But the halwa turns out
so shiny with a glaze. Loved it to the core and if you want to make a big batch
of halwa then use quite a lot of white pumpkin, because this veg shrinks a lot than I thought, and I got a small bowl of halwa
once it finished it. But a little goes a long way, you only need a small
portion for each person. So try this out and let me know how it turns out for
– 1/2 tsp
colouring – a pinch
broken into small pieces
in a kadai. Add in cashews and fry it in the ghee. Once it turn golden, remove
it and set aside.
white pumpkin and water. Saute it well in ghee. Now cook this for 10 mins till
it is completely cooked. You can cover this while cooking.
cooked, add sugar and mix well. Keep stiring till the sugar dissolves, it will
get watery first and then it will start to boil and get thick.
cardamom powder and ghee. Keep stiring, at one point the halwa will leave the
sides and form a mass.
cashews and mix well.
ghee in a non stick kadai
till golden and remove it from ghee
in the leftover ghee,
in grated pumpkin, water and mix well
this for few mins. and cook till the
pumpkin is completely cooked
|Now it is cooked|
Once it is cooked,
add in sugar and mix
Keep this stiring,
now the sugar will start melting
few mins the sugar will start to get thick
stiring at this point
Add in cardamom
in ghee and mix well
mix will start to leave the sides
the colour will get dark and the
halwa will be thick
in fried cashews and mix well
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