Gajar ka Halwa

Gajar ka Halwa is a very popular punjabi dessert.It is a mixture of grated carrots with milk ,sugar ,ghee and nuts.Tastes heavenly hot or chilled .You can also have it with vanilla ice cream..


1/2 kg grated carrot
1/2 ltr milk
4 tblsp sugar
 3 tblsp ghee
2 tblsp khova
1 tsp cardamom powder
2 tblsp chopped almonds
2 tsp raisins


  • Wash, peel and grate the carrots
  • In a pan put 2 tblsp ghee ,and saute carrot grated for 5-10 minutes
  • Add milk and cook till it becomes soft
  • Put the sugar and stir in continuously till the liquid evaporates
  • Add the khova,cardamom powder and cook till it turns into a deep red colour
  • Garnish with chopped almonds
  • Serve hot or chilled 


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