Cholia Halwa Recipe

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Cholia Halwa
How to make Cholia Halwa
  • Chef: NDTV Food
  • Recipe Servings: 2
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  • Difficulty Level: Easy

An unusual Indian dessert made with cholia (hara chana), cream, milk and khoya.

Ingredients of Cholia Halwa

  • 150 Gram Pure ghee
  • 1/2 kg Chholia (coarsely ground)
  • 300 gram Sugar
  • 1/2 litre Milk
  • 1/2 tsp Ground cardamom seeds
  • To finish:
  • 2 tbsp Nuts and dried fruit
  • 2 tbsp Cream
  • 1 tbsp Crumbled khoya

How to Make Cholia Halwa

  • 1.Heat ghee in a pan and add cholia paste.
  • 2.Stir over a gentle flame until mixture reduces and ghee separates.
  • 3.Add sugar, milk and cardamom to the pan.
  • 4.Simmer till liquid evaporates.
  • 5.Serve decorated with dried fruit, cream and khoya.
Key Ingredients: Pure ghee, Chholia (coarsely ground), Sugar, Milk, Ground cardamom seeds, Nuts and dried fruit, Cream, Crumbled khoya