Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa

Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa

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Here is a delicious halwa with the rich hue of carrots and the luxurious flavour of milk.

This Quick Gajar ka Halwa, made with the help of a pressure cooker, is so easy and simple, and is made with common, everyday ingredients. It does not even use khoya. You can make it on any day you feel like treating your family to a special desi dessert.

You can also try other tasty Indian treats like the Khubani Halwa and the Lauki Halwa.

Enjoy how to make Quick Gajar ka Halwa recipe with detailed step by step photos.

Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa recipe - How to make Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 2 servings
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Ingredients


For Quick Gajar ka Halwa
2 cups thickly grated carrot
2 tbsp ghee
1/2 cup milk
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 tsp cardamom (elaichi) powder
1 tbsp almond (badam) slivers

Method
    Method
  1. To make quick gajar ka halwa, heat the ghee in a pressure cooker, add the carrots and sauté on a medium flame for1 minute, while stirring occasionally.
  2. Add the milk, mix well and pressure cook for 1 whistle.
  3. Allow the steam to escape before opening the lid.
  4. Add the sugar , mix well and cook on high flame for 4 minutes, while stirring continuously.
  5. Add the cardamom powder and almond slivers, mix well.
  6. Serve hot.
Nutrient values (Abbrv) per serving
Energy359 cal
Protein4.5 g
Carbohydrates35.5 g
Fiber4 g
Fat20.8 g
Cholesterol8 mg
Sodium40.8 mg

Reviews

Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa
 on 29 Aug 20 02:47 PM
5

Tarla Dalal
29 Sep 20 09:12 AM
   Thanks for the feedback !!! keep reviewing recipes and articles you loved.
Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa
 on 13 Apr 20 02:52 PM
5

Super easy n super delicious! Can we use butter instead of ghee and kaju instead of badam?
Tarla Dalal
14 Apr 20 08:39 PM
   Hi Wendy, for authentic taste we recommend you to use clarified butter that is Ghee. You can add baadam or pistachios instead of kaju.
Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa
 on 25 Nov 19 03:34 AM
5

Hi Tarla Dalal aunty, yes, have tried this recipe amd it came out so yummy. Specially with my 16 months old daughter its hard to spend time in kitchen stirring Jus a quick question as I m watchin out calories I take, what I can substitute sugar or brown sugar with? Can I add jaggery and will give me the same taste as it is now? Thankyou. Kind regards
Tarla Dalal
25 Nov 19 04:39 PM
   Hi, Try using jaggery sugar, which will be in granulated form. There might be slight difference in colour.
Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa
 on 14 Jan 19 12:01 AM
5

Tried this...it was so yummy....nd yeahh it is easy to make...☺
Tarla Dalal
14 Jan 19 09:22 AM
   Hi Surbhi, Happy to know you liked the recipe. Do try more & more recipes and share with us your feedback. Happy Cooking!
Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa
 on 10 Dec 18 08:22 AM
5

Tried this and very easy and tasty. Hubby loved it. Can I do the same with doodhi?
Tarla Dalal
10 Dec 18 09:00 AM
   Hi Prajakta, Happy to know you liked the recipe. Yes, you can do the same with doodhi. You can refer this recipe https://www.tarladalal.com/Doodhi-ka-Halwa-2027r
Quick Gajar ka Halwa, Carrot Halwa Without Mawa
 on 08 Mar 17 03:13 PM
5

Quick gajar halwa.. is really tasty.. the best part it is made without mawa.. but the taste is much better and also feels rich. Thank you for this recipe..