Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa | How to make Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa

By Swathi Joshnaa Sathish  |  5th May 2018  |  
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  • Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa, How to make Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa
Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwaby Swathi Joshnaa Sathish
  • Prep Time

    60

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  • Cook Time

    40

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  • Serves

    3

    People

6

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About Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa Recipe

It’s summer . Time for melons . And I am always in love with these orange melons . Bored relishing melons in milkshakes , salads , that’s how hot a thought to try my hands on this halwa . Nutritious , delectable halwa in simple steps . What else ? Slurp :grinning:

Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa

Ingredients to make Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa

  • Cantaloupe ripe seedless 400 grams
  • Grated jaggery 1 cup ( adjust as per your taste )
  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon
  • Sliced almonds 3 tablespoons
  • Dried melon seeds 2 tablespoons
  • ghee 6 tablespoons
  • Water to immerse jaggery .

How to make Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa

  1. Clean , remove the skin , discard the seeds and cut melon into cubes .
  2. Give a quick pulse in the blender without adding any liquid .
  3. Needn’t blend too smooth .
  4. Let there be few chunky pieces .
  5. In a deep heavy based wok , add the grated jaggery .
  6. Pour water to immerse jaggery and to dissolve jaggery completely .
  7. Stir and melt jaggery .
  8. Filter the jaggery syrup at this stage . This step is optional .
  9. Now add the ground cantaloupe purée .
  10. Stir and cook till water is drained considerably .
  11. Cook for another few minutes till the cantaloupe purée firms .
  12. At this stage , keep adding ghee gradually while stirring to form halwa consistency .
  13. Add cardamom powder .
  14. At one point , the halwa becomes one mass without sticking to sides .
  15. Gives out ghee .
  16. Halwa is done .
  17. Allow the hot halwa come down to warm .
  18. Garnish with sliced almonds .
  19. Serve and relish !

My Tip:

Don’t add extra water at any cost .

Reviews for Cantaloupe/ Musk Melon Halwa (1)

Shelly Sharma6 months ago

Yummilicious.
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