Vegan Gajar Ka Halwa

Vegan Gajar Ka Halwa

Vegan Gajar Ka Halwa is a quick carrot halwa made with minced carrot in a pressure cooker for an instant dessert. This Vegan Gajar Ka Halwa was part of the Mega BM that will be featured soon and while preparing the thali, I couldn’t decide on a quick dessert. Since I had many different versions […]

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Kumbala Halwa | How to make Pumpkin Halwa

Kumbala Halwa

Kumbala Halwa is a sweet dish made with pumpkin and can be prepared for any festival occasions. Pumpkin or Kumbala as it is known in Kanada is a vegetable used in different ways. This Kumbala Halwa is part of my Mega BM and I wanted something very authentic and regional. I just went with the […]

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Chow Chow Halwa | How to make Chayote Halwa

Chow Chow Halwa

Chow Chow Halwa is a delicious halwa made with the Chayote Vegetable. This surely gives a wonderful twist and nobody can guess its made with chow chow. How I wish things were different and I was sharing it in a different time frame! Meaning, wish we were able to share the April Mega BM and […]

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Lal Bhoplyacha Halwa | How to make Red Pumpkin Halwa

Lal Bhoplyacha Halwa – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets  For L, I have some dishes to select from like Lal Bhoplyachi Upvas Kheer, Laadva, Lonavala Chikki. I was very keen on the Chikki, however, the recipe was same as how I make and also I was in a mood to increase my Halwa series. When I […]

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Ice Halwa | Mumbai’s Legendary Ice Halwa

Ice Halwa – A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets Serendipity happens. When you search for something really hard, it will seek you. Okay, wonder why I am talking so philosophic? Well when I finalised my list on A to Z Maharashtrian Sweets, I almost landed with most of the alphabets on my first sitting itself. I never […]

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Sooji Ka Halwa ~ A Pakistani Nashta

As part of the Halwa Puri Aur Cholay Ka Salan ~ A Pakistani Nashta , I made the Sooji Ka Halwa. Again even though I have so many versions of Sooji Halwa on the blog, just cooking it differently or using different measurement, I was surprised the taste can vary so much. So this method has become my favorite noe. I […]

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Kasi Halwa Recipe | How to make Poosanikai Halwa

Kasi Halwa is a Traditional Halwa from Tamil Nadu made with White Pumpkin. White Pumpkin is called Poosanikai in Tamil, Boodida Gumadikaya in Telugu. White Pumpkin is also known as Ash Gourd and Winter melon.  Coming to the halwa, I must have noticed this halwa being served in weddings and have always looked forward to […]

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Semolina Halva ~ T for Turkey

After the delicious Chocolate Caliente, we are doing T. I chose Turkey when I checked for letters starting with alphabet. Initially I was planning to make Baklava, as it’s been on my list for such a long time. However seeing it’s a common dish across so many countries, decided to keep it on hold for […]

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Persian Halvah ~ P for Persia

I always associated Persia with a mystical aura surrounding the country. I had read so much about the land in the many fiction I use to consume. It always fascinated and held me captive, talking about the land and the food and so many things. So when it was to choose P, I had to […]

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