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Dates Halwa Recipe

Dates Halwa is a popular Indian Dessert
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Festive Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Slow Cook Recipe
Difficulty :
Preparation Time :
1 hour
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 3.5 based on 100 votes


  • 200 g - Dates (seedless)
  • 1 tsp - Wheat flour
  • 4 tsp - Brown sugar
  • A pinch - Cardamom
  • Ghee
  • Cashew nuts
  • How to Make Dates Halwa:

    1. Wash and soak the dates in water for 1 hour.
    2. Grind to a paste, adding a little water if necessary.
    3. Roast 1 tsp of wheat flour till it turns light brown.
    4. Add the dates paste, and 3 tsp water.
    5. Cover and cook for a while and then add 4 tsp of sugar.
    6. Stir it for 10 minutes, adding some ghee.
    7. Fry the cashew nuts and cardamom in the ghee and add it to the dates halwa.


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