Moong dal halwa | How to make Moong dal halwa

By jeewan kumar  |  5th Nov 2015  |  
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About Moong dal halwa Recipe

Moong dal halwa is often prepared during Holi, Diwali and weddings as well. It takes lots of patience to sauté the dal and prepare this dessert, it will probably require a little extra ghee too!

Moong dal halwa, a marvelous creation to spice up your day. The relishing flavours, the appealing texture and the amazing aroma of Moong dal halwa is just mouth-watering. This amazing recipe is provided by jeewan kumar. Be it kids or adults, no one can resist this delicious dish. How to make Moong dal halwa is a question which arises in people's mind quite often. So, this simple step by step Moong dal halwa recipe by jeewan kumar. Moong dal halwa can even be tried by beginners. A few secret ingredients in Moong dal halwa just makes it the way it is served in restaurants. Moong dal halwa can serve 4 people. So, the next time you have a get together or a party at home, don't forget to check and try out Moong dal halwa.

Moong dal halwa

Ingredients to make Moong dal halwa

  • 1 cup moong dal ( yellow dal)
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup ghee
  • 1 and 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 tbsp cardamom (elaichi) powder
  • 2 tbsp almonds (badam) sliver ones

How to make Moong dal halwa

  1. Soak the yellow moong dal in enough water for 3 hours. Drain well and blend in a mixer to a coarse paste without using any water. Keep aside.
  2. Heat the ghee in a deep non-stick kadhai, add the yellow moong dal paste and cook on a medium flame for 25 minutes, while stirring continuously.
  3. Add the milk and 1 cup of warm water, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 7 to 8 minutes, while stirring continuously.
  4. Add the sugar, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 3 minutes, while stirring continuously.
  5. Next add in cardamom powder, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute, while stirring continuously.
  6. Serve warm garnished with almond slivers or store in an air-tight container and refrigerate it.

My Tip:

You can also use khoya in this recipe.

Reviews for Moong dal halwa (2)

vikas mittal2 years ago

Volume Conversions: Normally used for liquids only Customary quantity Metric equivalent 1 teaspoon 5 mL 1 tablespoon or 1/2 fluid ounce 15 mL 1 fluid ounce or 1/8 cup 30 mL 1/4 cup or 2 fluid ounces 60 mL 1/3 cup 80 mL 1/2 cup or 4 fluid ounces 120 mL 2/3 cup 160 mL 3/4 cup or 6 fluid ounces 180 mL 1 cup or 8 fluid ounces or half a pint 240 mL and in same cup u can take daal . Don't worry about grams

Savita Agarwal2 years ago

1cup milk is equal to how much ml milk.

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