Black Halwa

Black Halwa

Black Halwa

Black Halwa

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By Dona Mayoora

Published On: 15 Sep 2006

Rating: 4
4 Votes, 3 Reviews
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Black Halwa Black Halwa By Dona Mayoora Black Halwa Published: Black Halwa 4 stars based on 3 reviews Total time: Yield: 5 servings Serving size: 1 medium slice Calories per serving: 250 cal Fat per serving: 12 g Ingredients:
Allpurpose flour(Maida) : 1 lb
Sugar : 17 oz
Coconuts – 2 nos
Unsalted butter – 1 stick
Nuts(chopped) – As reqd
Salt – A pinch
Directions:
1. Soak flour overnight. 2. In the morning, gently strain the water out. 3. Grate the coconuts and extract thick and thin milk about one and a half litres. 4. Blend the drained flour along with the sugar and coconut milk and stir it well. 5. Keep on low fire and keep stirring till it thickens. 6. Add the butter and when the mixture starts to leave the sides of the pan, pour it into a greased stainless steel flat dish. 7. Decorate with chopped nuts.

Directions

Step 1

Soak flour overnight.

Step 2

In the morning, gently strain the water out.

Step 3

Grate the coconuts and extract thick and thin milk about one and a half litres.

Step 4

Blend the drained flour along with the sugar and coconut milk and stir it well.

Step 5

Keep on low fire and keep stirring till it thickens.

Step 6

Add the butter and when the mixture starts to leave the sides of the pan, pour it into a greased stainless steel flat dish.

Step 7

Decorate with chopped nuts.

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Priya

Dear Madam for getting a black color we should add jaggery not sugar thanks how we get black color

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prabha

please dona, can you tell me how u got the black color for this halwa?i got a white color,when i completed this halwa.or can i add some red color pwder when i mix the ingredients?

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Donny Carney

Excellent halwa,easy to make,May find some difficulty to stirr it till hardens.A must try one.

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