Besan Halwa

(Besan Halwa)

Besan Halwa is one of the authentic Indian sweets, it is usually served with main dishes, in an important occasion. Its main ingredients are gram flour, milk, sugar and ghee. Kids love this sweet.


  •         1 cup besan (gram flour)
  •         1 cup milk
  •         ¾ cup sugar
  •         ½ cup pure ghee
  •         1 tsp. cardamom powder
  •         2 tbsp. finely sliced almonds
  •         2 tbsp. finely sliced pistachios 


  • In a sauce pan, heat the ghee and add gram flour to sauté until it turns  golden color and an aroma emanates from it.
  • Then add milk, sugar and cardamom.
  • Keep stirring until the mixture turns thick.
  • Then place it on a serving dish.
  • Garnish with almonds and pistachios.
  • Serve hot.

 (Keywords: bean halwa,gram halwa)