Instant moong dal halwa | How to make Instant moong dal halwa

By Ruchiajay Mahant  |  13th Mar 2016  |  
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About Instant moong dal halwa Recipe

This Moong Dal Halwa recipe is quick, easy and anyone can make it! No soaking for hours, it is instant. Please try my moong dal halwa recipe and do leave your comments. Moong dal halwa is a classic dessert that originated in Rajasthan and is now famous all over the world for its rich taste. This traditional halwa is mostly prepared during winter months with yellow split mung dal, pure ghee, saffron and nuts.The preparation requires a good amount of stirring to roast the dal well and as a result it is reserved for special festivals and occassions.In Rajasthan, it is considered auspicious to make the moong dal halwa at home, and it is usually prepared during Holi and Diwali. It is also a must in the menu during weddings specially taking place during the winter season. This rich and delicious halwa requires patience and time, but is totally worth it. In India, halwa is prepared in a very unique way. The recipe uses moong dal, ghee, milk, sugar or honey and nuts. It is mostly yellowish orange in color due to kesar present in the halve which gives it a very tempting appearance. It takes a long time and a lot of patience to prepare the Moong Dal Halwa and requires a little extra ghee too. The halva can be made in large quantities and stored in the refrigerator for several weeks. The rich moong dal preparation is garnished with raisins and chopped nuts giving it a very traditional yet tempting look. Find other Indian dessert recipes like Gujia and Milk Cake. Give your tastebuds a royal treat with this divine Moong dal halwa!

The delicious and mouthwatering Instant moong dal halwa is enjoyed by all. This dish is often prepared for special occasions including parties or festivals. Instant moong dal halwa is a good option when you want to cook something different . It is an amazing dish which is liked by people of all age groups. The flavourful ingredients are the key to the amazing taste of Instant moong dal halwa. Ruchiajay Mahant shared Instant moong dal halwa recipe which can serve 6 people. The step by step process with pictures will help you learn how to make the delicious Instant moong dal halwa. Try this delicious Instant moong dal halwa recipe at home and surprise your family and friends. You can connect with the Ruchiajay Mahant of Instant moong dal halwa by commenting on the page. In case you have any questions around the ingredients or cooking process. The Instant moong dal halwa can also be given a rating. The "What's cooking" feature can be used to share your experience when you make Instant moong dal halwa with other users

Instant moong dal halwa

Ingredients to make Instant moong dal halwa

  • Moong dal : 2 cup
  • Milk: 2 cup
  • Water 2 cup
  • Ghee 1 cup
  • Sugar 1 cup or as per your taste
  • Raisins 2 tsp
  • Soaked almonds 2 tsp
  • Half tsp elachi powder

How to make Instant moong dal halwa

  1. Firstly use wet cloth to clean dal.
  2. Then without ghee roast it in pan for 3-4 min till its raw smell goes.
  3. Then grind it to fine powder in mixer like besan type.
  4. Then take ghee in pan. To it add powder of dal. Cook for 5 min till it gets fluffy n ghee comes on sides at medium to high flame
  5. Then add to it elachi powder. Then water first next milk n sugar mix well fast . so that no lumps are formed
  6. Cook for a while say 5-7 min .keep on stirring constantly. Add kishmish n sliced almonds. You can add to it one big spoon of ghee (hot)/
  7. Finally garnish with almonds

Reviews for Instant moong dal halwa (20)

Ayesha Imran13 days ago


Jyõtî Mulånī19 days ago

Ratio of water should be less... This ratio makes halwa too liquidy... And also ghee should be almost same as moong dal powder to have that authentic halwa...

Shabana Husain5 months ago

Tempting halwa, never tried making at home... But this recipe seems a keeper for me. Thank you

Romil Tripathi8 months ago

Thanks Ruchiajay Mahant. your Moond dal halwa recipe are way to awesome. the step by step method is so easy to understnad and has definitely made my life simple. Thanks a ton for all your delicious Moond dal halwa.

Sukhmani Bedi8 months ago

This is one of the best moong dal halwa recipes I have come across!

Bindiya Sharma8 months ago

Moong dal halwa looks divine!

Anil Dogra8 months ago


Deepa Niraj9 months ago

Will try....

tania deen10 months ago

Is there any difference btw this and that which is made traditionally?

Preet Sodhia year ago

So easy...thnx

Virginia Pereiraa year ago


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Shabiha Shamim2 years ago


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Kajal Ambethkar2 years ago

Looks yummy

Sunita Jain2 years ago

HM to overnight soak krte h dal ko than grind krte h BT instant halwa bhi acha LGA sure I try it

Vartika Singh2 years ago


Bobita Mendiratta2 years ago