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Take your celebrations up a notch with this easy Date Halwa

30 October 2018 , 0 comments / 0 likes
Don’t compromise on taste or festivities. This Dates (Khajoor) ka Halwa is the perfect treat for your loved ones. It’s easy to make, comes together in a matter of minutes and tastes super yum. This recipe by Godrej Appliances is sure to have you asking for more than just one bite!
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Dates or khajoor 2 cups, soaked in milk
Milk 2 cups
Chana dal 1 cup, soaked and boiled
Sugar  2 tbsp
Ghee 1 cup
Cardamom (elaichi) powder 1 tsp
Cashew nut pieces to garnish 1/2 cup
Almonds 1/4 cup, sliced

Remove the seeds from the soaked dates. Place them in a microwave- safe bowl and add milk. Cook for four minutes in the microwave mode on high power. After the beep, remove the bowl and let this mixture cool down completely. Grind it to a fine paste and keep aside.

Grind the boiled chana dal into a fine paste. Add ghee, the chana dal and date pastes, sugar, and cardamom powder to another microwave-safe bowl and mix well. You can also add some milk if required. Cook the mixture again for three minutes in the microwave mode on high power.

Garnish the halwa with cashews and almonds. Serve hot or cold.