Monday, 9 November 2015

Corn Flour Halwa / Karachi Halwa


Corn flour               - 1 Cup
Sugar                      -  2 Cup
Water                     -  3 Cup
Ghee                       - 4 Tbls
Cardamom powder - a pinch
Cashew nuts            - 1/2 cup
food color                - a pinch


  1. Take corn flour in a bowl. Add water into it and mix well so no lumps are formed. Add a pinch of food colour and mix well. Keep it aside.
  2. Take a pan and add sugar and water. Mix it and heat till the sugar completely dissolved in water and become sticky.
  3. After melting the sugar add the corn flour mixture slowly and mix it well. Stir continuously to avoid lumps
  4. Stir continuously until gets a halwa texture. Then add ghee and cardamom powder and cashew nuts. stir well.
  5. Once it is thick transfer it into a greased pan and set it atleast for an hour. Cut into desired shape and serve warm or chilled.
Cheers !!!