Carrot Halwa / Carrot Ladoo

Carrot Halwa / Carrot Ladoo:

I LOVE CARROTS😍😍!! So anything made with Carrots are Double like for me😃.. My hubby not at all loved carrots before.. But ever since I started cooking for him,he started eating carrots.. nowadays asking me “why can’t you make Carrot thoran( stir fried carrots with coconut),carrot halwa etc”…!!!

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All this is because of my continuous attack on him with carrot recipes..😛! So now carrots are a “must have” item in our refrigerator!!And here is an easy Indian dessert recipe-carrot Halwa .. ( too easy to make and please your family😊).Recently i took this to a potluck party at my daughter’s school..and it was done under 30 mins or so..

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Ingredients:

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  • Carrot-10-12 medium sized( finely grated)
  • Milk-3/4 glass
  • sugar-1 cup( as per taste)
  • Cardamom -3-4( crushed)
  • Ghee-as per taste( forget your diet while pouring ghee😞😋) more ghee -more taste.. But I made it to 3 spoon
  • Cashew nuts & raisins- a handful

How to make:

1)keep wok on flame.. Add 1 spoon ghee and saute the nuts and raisins till golden brown..and keep it aside!!

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2)now add little more ghee and add the grated carrot..stir well and let it cook for 4-6 mins.. Let it become a bit tender..

3)now add the sugar and again keep stirring for some time..now add half the milk and cook for 6-8 mins again(stir occasionally)!!

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4)now add the cardamom and stir well for another couple of mins..

5)now add the rest milk and nuts and cook well.. Keep stirring!!

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6)the carrot’s color should change and the ghee must ooze out of it.. That’s when we are allowed to off the flame..

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Now serve it hot 😛!! Add 1 scoop of ice cream if wanted..

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Also if you make small lemon sized balls out if it, carrot halwa becomes Carrot Ladoo😃!!

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So from one preparation , you got 2 forms of food.. Kids would love to eat Ladoos Rather than Halwa..

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Njoy folks😊!!

One comment

  1. […] Cuisine lover you might have seen different varieties of Halwa recipes. My personal favorite is Carrot Halwa. Few years back I have posted the recipe of Carrot halwa which can also be turned into Carrot […]

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