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Carrot Halwa | Gajar Halwa | Carrot Fudge | Carrot Pudding
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Carrot Halwa | Gajar Halwa | Carrot Fudge | Carrot Pudding

Added by: on Mar 1st, 2013
Popular Indian dessert made with carrots and milk. Made during Diwali, the celebration of Lights or why wait for a special day? You can make them any day of the year and make it special too :) Step-by-step pictorial to make Carrot Halwa/fudge in the blog.
Rating:
5
Prep Time:
30 min
Cook Time:
30 min
Ready In:
1 h

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Original Recipe Yield: 4-5 servings
 

Ingredients:

  • 4 cups Fresh Carrots – shredded –
  • 3 cups Milk – (whole milk gives richness, but you can use reduced fat too)
  • 1 cup Sugar –
  • 8 tbsp Ghee (clarified butter) – (approximately 1/2 cup)
  • 10 Cashew nuts –
  • 1 Cardamom pods (elachi / elakkai) – (or 1/8 tsp cardamom powder)
Nutrition Facts
Carrot Halwa | Gajar Halwa | Carrot Fudge | Carrot Pudding

Servings Per Recipe: 4

Amount Per Serving

Calories: 678

  • Total Fat: 36.5 g
  •     Saturated Fat: 23.2 g
  •     Trans Fat: 0.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 111.1 mg
  • Sodium: 375.1 mg
  • Total Carbs: 77.3 g
  •     Dietary Fiber: 3.6 g
  •     Sugars: 60.9 g
  • Protein: 12.5 g
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Directions:

1

Saute the carrots until pale with 4 tbsp. ghee/butter.

2

Add milk and bring it to boil.

3

Reduce flame to medium and cook the carrots in milk until it drinks all the milk.

4

Add sugar and cook until the mixture turns thick.

5

Add remaining butter/ghee, cardamom powder, roasted nuts

6

Cook until butter/ghee separates.

7

Enjoy hot/warm or cold.

Cooks' note:
Traditional Indian Dessert - Recipe with step-by-step pictures in my blog.

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Ratings & Reviews:

Jennifer Bu

Jennifer Bu

By: Jennifer Bu on Mar 8th, 2013
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I never had Indian dessert! it looks delicious so I will def try it
Lizabeth

Lizabeth

By: Lizabeth on Mar 6th, 2013
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This is something new for me! I must try
Suzana

Suzana

By: Suzana on Mar 6th, 2013
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I love Indian food! I'm going to try this one

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