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Diwali Lehiyam Recipe

Diwali Lehiyam is a popular Indian Dessert
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Festive Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 3 based on 100 votes


  • 200 g - aniseed
  • 200 g - Jaggery
  • 100 g - dry Ginger
  • 1 tsp - Cumin seed
  • 1 tbsp - black pepper
  • Small piece - Ginger
  • 2 tbsp - Ghee
  • How to Make Diwali Lehiyam:

    1. Wash aniseed to remove dirt.
    2. Soak all the ingredients - except jaggery and ghee - in water.
    3. Drain water and grind the spices into a paste.
    4. Dissolve jaggery in a pan and strain to remove dirt.
    5. Place the strained jaggery in a pan and add the ground paste.
    6. Add ghee and stir well till the lehiyam leaves the sides of the vessel.
    7. Remove it from the pan, and allow to cool.
    8. Store in a dry container.


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