Friday, January 27, 2012


Urad Dhal Halwa:

I came across this sweet in Nayna Kanbar's blog ( I had bookmarked this sweet for a longer time. When I had paired with Nayna during Blog Hop Wednesday ver 2.0 started by Radhika on her blog (tickling palates) for Jan 2012.

Only modification I did to this is the shape, rest all remains the same.


Wet Halwa
  • Urad  Dhal - 1cup
  • Chopped Coconut - 1 cup
  • Sugar - 1cup
  • Cardamom Powder - 2 tsp
  • Saffron - 3 num
  • Milk - a little
  • Ghee - 4 tsp
Fry urad dhal till reddish brown and allow it cool
Add roasted urad dhal, chopped coconut and sugar and blend it
Add ghee in a kadai when it melts add the ground powder
Urad Dhal Halwa
Roast it well so that we can get nice aroma
Add milk to it and put it on a greased plate
Once its warm cut it into pieces
Put it in an airtight container and eat it

Preparation Time: 10 mins
Cooking Time: 20 mins
Yielded: 20 pieces

Submitting this to:Blogging Marathon @ Spice your Life by Srivalli

This also makes an entry to
Kid's Delight - Something Sweet at Edible Entertainment by Kavitha Iyengar and this series were started by Srivalli in her blog.
New "U" event hosted by Vardhini.


That's a nice one..looks good

urad dal halwa.. seems easy dish.. never had that.. the only halwas i have had is sooji halwa gajar ka halwa wheat flour ka halwa.. thanks for sharing yaar

This is a new one, looks very yummy..

a nice halwa...ideal for winters.

I never tasted urad dal halwa but we do make urad dal flour laddus and those taste good. I am guessing even halwa is tasty

Wow halwa looks seriously marvellous.



This is a very new recipe to me. Looks very good

Never tried halwa with urad dal interesting...

very new to me.. looks good !

and happy to run the BM with you Hema.. DO drop in at my space at leisure too !

Looks good .. and its very different

New and interesting. Thx for linking to the event.

Thanks so much for linking this dish to Kid's Delight - Something Sweet. :) Would love to have more entries from you! :D
Kavi (Edible Entertainment