Moong Dal Halwa Recipe

Moong Dal Halwa Recipe is i of my favorite Indian desserts, the goodness of ghee, nuts, saffron together with milk makes it a perfect festive dessert. Moong Dal Halwa is an tardily to brand dessert but requires a lot of patience; it is the solely mantra to brand flawless Halwa. This dessert is a regular characteristic inwards my festive bill of fare together with never seems to teach out of trend; fifty-fifty today I relish it amongst the same tyke like enthusiasm together with even together with so couldn’t await for adjacent fourth dimension to brand it. 

 saffron together with milk makes it a perfect festive dessert Moong Dal Halwa Recipe

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 saffron together with milk makes it a perfect festive dessert Moong Dal Halwa Recipe

 saffron together with milk makes it a perfect festive dessert Moong Dal Halwa Recipe

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 saffron together with milk makes it a perfect festive dessert Moong Dal Halwa Recipe

Moong Dal Halwa Recipe

Moong Dal Halwa is a delicious Indian sweetness dish prepared amongst yellowish moong dal. Learn how to brand moong dal halwa inwards few uncomplicated steps. 

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Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Indian

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes

Servings: 4

Calories: 367kcal

Author: Hina Gujral


  • 1 Cup yellow moong dal skinned
  • 1 ½ Cup full cream milk warm + two tbsp
  • Cup ghee clarified butter
  • ½ Cup sugar
  • 4 – v cardamom pods crushed
  • A pinch of saffron

For the garnish

  • Slices of pistachio almonds


  • Clean, launder together with soak the moong dal inwards H2O for three to iv hours.
  • Drain together with grind to a coarse glue using two – three tbsp of water. If the moong dal glue has excess H2O afterwards grinding, drain it out through a strainer together with happen aside for sometime.
  • Dissolve the saffron inwards two tbsp of warm milk together with happen aside.
  • Melt the ghee inwards a heavy-bottomed pan over depression heat.
  • Add the moong dal glue together with stir the mixture continuously on a depression flaming till it becomes golden brown. This takes near xv – xx minutes.
  • The moong dal glue volition travel outset sticky, than lumpy together with eventually start breaking down.
  • Add inwards the crushed cardamom pods. Mix nicely.
  • In some other pan mix inwards warm milk, carbohydrate together with dissolved saffron. Stir until carbohydrate is completely dissolved.
  • Add inwards the warm milk to halwa together with cook, stirring continuously till all the wet has been absorbed together with the halwa is fluffy.
  • Garnish amongst almond together with pistachio slices. Serve Moong Dal Halwa warm.


Serving: 1small bowl | Calories: 367kcal | Carbohydrates: 33.7g | Protein: 7.6g | Fat: 22.7g | Fiber: 1.1g
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