Delicious Quintesseential Dessert Recipe For Chikoo Halwa
By Kanchana , Posted on 18/07/2020 - 2 Comments
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Ingredients of Chikoo Halwa
STEP : 1
The key ingredients to prepare chikoo halwa ;we need chikoo ;milk;cardamom powder;sugar;ghee;maida;cashewnuts;raisins and a pinch salt.
STEP : 2
Initially take 500 grams of chikoo in a bowl and add some amount of water to wash it.
STEP : 3
After washing it completely under the cool water ;peel the chikoo skin and seperate it.
STEP : 4
Take out the chikoo seeds from all the chikoos by cutting them into small pieces.
STEP : 5
The next process is Put all the chikkoo pieces in a blender or mixie jar .
STEP : 6
Now blend it only a few seconds because it is too soft and keep aside.
STEP : 7
Turn on the flame;place a vessel add 250 ml of milk and let it heat for few minutes.
STEP : 8
When milk starts foaming then turn off the flame ;let it cool for few seconds.
STEP : 9
Add half cup of granulated sugar to make a powder in a blender or mixie jar.
STEP : 10
Blend it because the halwa is too creamy so that the powdered sugar can blend easily.
STEP : 11
Turn on the flame;place a non stick pan ;add a tablespoon of ghee in it.
STEP : 12
Add the blended chikoo paste in a melted ghee and mix it completely;let it cook.
STEP : 13
Now add the warm milk and stir it completely and scrape the edges in between.
STEP : 14
Add a tablespoon of powdered sugar or as per taste because chikoo contains enough sweet.
STEP : 15
Add crunched two cardamoms or half tablespoon of cardamom powder and mix it continuously for few seconds.
STEP : 16
Add a pinch of salt for blended taste because there is no sweet recipe with out using salt.
STEP : 17
To prepare a maida batter take a tablespoon of maida ;we know already maida is gluten.
STEP : 18
Add little bit of water ;don't add too much of water mix it with spoon with out lumps.
STEP : 19
Now add the batter into the cooked halwa and keep stirring it continuously for few minutes.
STEP : 20
Let's roast the nuts;place a kadai add the remaining tablespoon of ghee and let it melt.
STEP : 21
Add few broken cashewnuts and mix it;You can even add crunched badam if you prefer.
STEP : 22
Add quarter cup of raisins and mix it;You can add crunched pistachios if you prefer.
STEP : 23
Add the roasted nuts along with the chikoo halwa and mix it ;let it cook.
STEP : 24
Turn off the flame and allow to cool for few minutes and transfer it in a serving bowl;our chikoo halwa is ready.to serve.