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Beetroots are cooked and used as a jam or halwa
Published On: 15 Jun 2011
hindi: Cheeni / Shakkar
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malayalam: Elakkaya / Elakka
telugu: Yalakulu / Elaichi / Yaalakkaya / Yealak-Kayulu
kannada: Yalakki / Yelachi
hindi: Choti Elaichi
Bengali: Elach / Garate
Gujarati: Elcho / Elaychi
Konkani: Kalo Elu / Yelo
Marathi: Eachi / Masala Welchi / Veldoda / Velchi
Oriya: Aleicha / Gujuratie / Alaichi
Kashmiri: Aa / Lbuduaa
Urudu: Ilaychi / Elaisi
For preparing beetroot halwa, cook beetroot in a pressure cooker with water and sugar. Allow it to cook for 5 whistles.
Open the cooker and allow the remaining water to evaporate on low flame.
When it is nearly dry add the ghee and mix well.
Last add cardamom powder and mix well. Remove it from the flame.
Betroot halwa is ready. Serve chilled.
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