Very Sweet & Yummy Sooji Halwa

Popular sweet , served in festivals and functions

Very Sweet & Yummy Sooji Halwa

Popular sweet , served in festivals and functions

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By Mala Shenoy

Published On: 16 Jul 2014

Rating: 3
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30 Minutes
Served : 4
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Ingredients

  • Sooji / Rava /semolina : 1cup
    Ghee : ½ cup
    Sugar : 1cup
    Broken cashew nuts : 2 tsp
    Raisins : 1 tsp
    Sliced almonds (optional) : 1 tsp
    Boiled water : 3 cup
    Cardamom powder : ¼ tsp

Directions (Click image to enlarge it)

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Step 1

Heat ghee in a pan on medium heat.

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Allow the ghee to heat up and then add the sooji.

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Turn the heat down to low and roast the sooji for 10 minutes, stirring all the while so that the sooji does not burn.

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Bring 3 cups of water to boil and add to the roasted sooji.

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The sooji will begin to cook and fluff up. Stir till all the water has been absorbed by the rava and the ghee begins to separate.

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Add sugar, cashew nuts, raisins, almonds (optional) and cardamom powder and mix well.

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Cook till the sugar had melted and the sooji becomes a thick consistency.

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Allow it to stand for a couple of minutes and Serve hot!

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Transfer the sooji on to a tray and spread out evenly. When it cools down cut into pieces and serve.

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