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Delicious halwa made with carrots and milk
Published On: 11 Dec 2002
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hindi: Cheeni / Shakkar
tamil: Ular Dhraakshai / Kaintha Thratchai / Karuppudraaksha
malayalam: Kismis / Unakku Munthiringa
telugu: Kisimiss / Yendu Dhraksha
kannada: Ona Drakshi / Vonadraakshe
hindi: Khishmish / Kash / Drax
Bengali: Kash / Kishmish
Gujarati: Lal Draksh / Kismis / Drax
Konkani: Khishmish / Suke Dhrakshi
Marathi: Bedane / Manuka
Tulu: Nungel Draakshe
Peel the carrots and grate them.
Soak the grated carrots in the milk and pressure cook.
Heat sugar and ghee in a non stick pan.
Add the pressure cooked carrots and milk. Stir well.
Keep the lid closed in between stirrings, as there maybe some splashes, when the milk and ghee boil together.
When the milk condenses and the halwa begins to thicken, remove from flame.
Garnish with cashews and raisins roasted in ghee.
Alternate method: 1)Chop carrots into small cubes and pressure cook in milk.
Grind this pressure cooked carrots(with milk) into a smooth paste.
Proceed like the first method from step 3 onwards.
Easy and time saving, everyone enjoyed it..
I just love this halwa..
Thanx..soo damn delicious. So simple, just loved it! keep posting such easy recipes...
Awesome recipe... yummmmmyyyyyyyyyyyy evry one should try this...
Thank you chechi.. This recipe very helpful for me
please tell me how may carrots to use for 35 people and the quantity for milk and sugar also? How much time do I need to pressure cook it? Please urgently reply.Thanks.
thanks for carrot halwa. i feel like bugs bunny when i eat gajar halwa. carrots are also a good source of beta carroten and cocaine.
Hi, first time i am trying this kind of dish. I feel quiet satisfied, Thank you for sharing this.
Easy steps to prepare in a very short time which results in a very tasty recipe
Tried the recipe.came out well. I added cardamom powder also while cooking the carrots in milk which added to the flavour. thanks for the recipe. keep posting more.
Very good! Thanks for sharing this recipe.
I tried this and my whole family enjoyed it. Delicious recipe.
I added cardamom also when i pressure cook the carrots as mentioned above.
There are some splashes, when the milk and ghee boil together which made by kitchen little dirty, but the halwa was yummeeee...!!!
So easy n delicious..thanx for such a recipie
Hi I`ve tried this for first time in my newly married life it turned out to be the best one every body enjoyed it. thanx a tonnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn
it wasted my 2 hours
it is not good
It is an excellent recipe.My husband liked it very much. I added cardamom also when i pressure cook the carrots.
whn i pressure cooked carrot with milk..the milk got bad...i had to throw the entire contents
I prepared it....it was so easy and delicious.....My husband liked it very much.
Thanks a lot .
It was so delicious.My family liked it very much.Thanks & good luck.
Two thumbs up:)
i tried this and my whole family enjoyed it.
its just wonderful, Sheeba !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
That was very good.
excellent.very easy to cook.
what u mean by 1lb
1 lb is 1 pound...:)
i got a lot of appreciation beacause of you .thank you good and easy recipe
i got a lot of appreciation because of you ,thank you . easy to prepare and tastes good
Real good one n easy too
This is a delicious easy to make carrot halwa recipe. Everyone at my place enjoyed it.
This recipe was real good,keep up the good work.
it is just so yummmmmmmy!!!!!!!
simple, rich and tasty... a pinch of food colour (red) and cardamom will make it more rich and colourful!
It turned out to be really nice.............thanks a lot for the receipe
WOW!YUMMEEEEEEEE.Add cardamom for more taste..
I tried it the way Vigi suggested because I had some confusion about the pressure cooking part. It was very delicious. Hats off to you !
Its reallyyyyyyyy yummmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmy
hi Sheeba, it is really simple and easy to make, moreover it is very delicious. Thanx n i expect more frm u like these kind.KUDOS!!! :)
my house got riped trying this.
How much time i have to pressure cook?
yummy.... thanx for the recipie
IT WAS A REALLY GOOD RECIPE.THANKU SHEEBA
Absolutely fantastic recepie....thanks
This was the first time i ever prepared carrot halwa and it came out exceptionally good! i have heard of people adding kyoya n condensed milk to enchance flavour but your recipe was perfect even without these things.my husband loved it. thanks for sharing this recipe. kudos to you!
Wow, a wonderful, deliciouos and lip-smacking recipe suggested.
Hats off to the recipe provider.
Everybody at home enjoyed right from my diabetic father-in-law to my anna`s son,
It was a real simple recipe. I tried it out for the first time and my husband really enjoyed it, though he had never had a sweet tooth. In addtion to it, you can place the carrot halwa in an ice cream cup, first place a thick layer of the carrot halwa and then top it with a sccop of Rum and Raisin Ice cream from Baskin Robbins. It tastes simply good. It gives it a real rich taste and can be served for special occasions, just to indulge yourself into something rich.
it is a very marvellous dish ever tried .it is very easy and tasty item that can b made with in minitues very good for even batchleors can made with out any problem
very tasty and a easy receipe,....thanx
a gud recipe.try it .it wont let u down.....
Nice recipe...simple and tasty...thanks
EXCELLENT!!! THANX FOR THE RECIPE.
I hated it!!!!!!!!!!
This turned out excellent.
Anybody shud try this out atleast once..
Really yummy recipee....its so quick and the result is fantastic and satisfying...
hope to see more recipes like this...
this is too good....
there is another version of it....grate the carrots and fry it in ghee-5 or 6 tbsp....till u feel the fresh smell of carrots is gone...boil milk and sugar...till milk reduces to half....add the milk to the carrots...cook it till ghee comes out.....can add cashew or saffron to this.....u will get a good crispy texture....
its simply superb. such a yummy mouth-watering recipe.plz do try it
pls sent this recepe in malayalam
It tasted very nice...
wow,i made this for my husbands birthday,came out rich and yummy
As a novice, I could get it right at the very first trial.
Praises galore. Thanks.
It was Yummy!!!!!!! There was a cook out and i introduced it to my American friends........ They loved it.....I blended the cooked-grated carrots inthe blender.....i feel thats more better .......My husband who doesn`t like carrots too loved it.......Thank you.... and keep up the good work and do keep putting up more new receipes......
it was really yummy!!!!!
Its a good recepie. simple and delicious. A pinch of cardamam(elakka) will do the magic
Tasty and tasty,Halwa aanel Carriot halwa thanne
Yup Itried this and I love it .thanks
u r doing great job.xcellent recipe.i tried out that .very simple&sumptous .
I tried out this particular Halwa and it turned out to be great!!!!!
even my hubby loved it....just try it out and see...its YUMMMMMMYYYY....
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