Anjeer Halwa ( Mithai Recipe)


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A sumptuous halwa to which the addition of ground almonds lends a smooth texture.

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Makes 4 servings
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24 (200 grams) dried figs (anjeer)
3 tbsp ghee
1/2 cup blanched , peeled and almonds (badam)
1/3 cup milk powder
4 tbsp sugar
1/4 tsp cardamom (elaichi) powder

For The Garnish
2 tbsp almond (badam) slivers

  1. Cook the figs in boiling water for about 3 to 5 minutes. Drain and puree them in a food processor. Keep aside.
  2. Heat the ghee in a heavy bottomed pan, add the powdered almonds and saute over a medium flame for about 2 minutes.
  3. Add the pureed figs, milk powder, sugar with 1/2 cup of water and cook for about 5 minutes till the sugar has dissolved, stirring continuously.
  4. Add the cardamom powder and mix well.
  5. Serve hot, garnished with slivered almonds.
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Loves FoodMarch 05, 2013

Awesome flavor of Anjeer.

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Reviewed March 05, 2013by Loves Food

Awesome flavor of Anjeer.

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