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Parwal mithai..

Payal Gupta
10 minutes
Prep Time
45 minutes
Cook Time
8 People
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ABOUT Parwal mithai.. RECIPE

A unique mithai of parwal with the stuffing of khoya in it. Parwal Sweets is commonly made in North India. Perfect sweets for summer.

Recipe Tags

  • Veg
  • Medium
  • Festive
  • Bihar
  • Simmering
  • Boiling
  • Dessert
  • Healthy

Ingredients Serving: 8

  1. 500 Gm Pointed gourd (Parval)
  2. 250 grams Sugar
  3. 2 cup water
  4. 250 grams Khoya
  5. 100 grams sugar powder
  6. Some cheery
  7. Half spoon Cardamom
  8. 100 grams dry fruits (almond, pistachio)
  9. Silver work


  1. Wash and peel the parwal Heat some water in a pan and when the water starts to boil, put parwals in it. Let them boil for about 3-4 minutes and then turn off the heat. Cover the pan with a lid and set it aside for half an hour.
  2. After half an hour, strain the water entirely from the parwals Cut them from the centre lengthwise. Take out the seeds carefully from the parwals. In an another pan add water and sugar and let it boil until it forms a syrup. Stir in continuously so that the sugar gets dissolved in the water properly.
  3. Put all the parwal in this syrup and let it for 1 hour in the syrup. Let them get sweet. The next step is to prepare the filling. Put khoya in a deep pan and roast it on a medium flame till it turns light brown in colour.
  4. Let it cool down. Now Add chopped almonds, pistachios,cardamom and sugar into the roasted khoya. Now filling is ready for stuffing
  5. Take out the parwal from the syrup and put them on a plate. Tilt the plate so that any excess syrup drip off from the parwal.
  6. Now stuff each parwal with the filling and press the filling with light hands so it settles down inside the parwal. Put pistachios Parwal sweets is ready to be serve.

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Sunaina Saxena
Sunaina Saxena   Aug-20-2018

Looks great!

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