Raw Papaya Halwa | How to make Raw Papaya Halwa

By Aparna Prabhu  |  23rd Nov 2015  |  
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About Raw Papaya Halwa Recipe

Raw Papaya Halwa is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Raw Papaya Halwa has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Aparna Prabhu is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Raw Papaya Halwa recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Raw Papaya Halwa is few minutes and the time taken for cooking is 25 minutes. This is recipe of Raw Papaya Halwa is perfect to serve 3 people. Raw Papaya Halwa is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Raw Papaya Halwa. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Raw Papaya Halwa by commenting on this page below!

Raw Papaya Halwa

Ingredients to make Raw Papaya Halwa

  • 1 cup grated Raw papaya
  • 1 ½ tbsp ghee
  • ½ cup milk (optional)
  • ĵ cup sugar (add it according to your sweet resistance)
  • 1 teaspoon cardamom powder
  • Few saffron threads
  • 1 tablespoon blanched almonds and finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoon broken cashew nuts and finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp finely chopped pistachios

How to make Raw Papaya Halwa

  1. Firstly remove the skin and seeds of papaya and grate it. Heat ghee in a heavy bottom pan, add broken cashew nuts, fry till golden brown and keep aside. In the remaining ghee, add grated papaya and sauté for 4-5 minutes.
  2. In the remaining ghee, add grated papaya and sauté for 4-5 minutes on medium low heat. Add milk, stir and cook on medium heat till the moisture almost dries up. (When milk starts to boil, it will look as if its curdling.
  3. Add in sugar and mix well.
  4. Add saffron, cardamom powder, few cashew nuts. Mix well.
  5. Garnish it with blanched almonds, cashew nuts and pistachios.
  6. Serve hot or chilled. Enjoy the way you like it!

Reviews for Raw Papaya Halwa (3)


Good one. Never thought raw papaya can be used so efficiently.

Khushboo Rathod Bendalea year ago


Sukhmani Bedi2 years ago

What an innovative recipe. Have already shared it with my mum who loves to try new stuff :)