Atte ka halwa step-by-step recipe with photos.
Atte ka halwa or wheat flour pudding is a famous north Indian dessert that is given as prasad in gurudwaras, also called karah prasad. In fact, I tasted this divine sweet dish first time in a gurudwara here in Melbourne six years ago when I visited a gurudwara for the first time. I loved it so much I went and stood in the queue for a second helping. And I do it even now every time I go to the gurudwara.
This dish is made with three main ingredients – wheat flour, ghee, and sugar. And of course, with lots of love, making this one of the most delicious desserts. I don’t add any dry fruits or nuts to it – it tastes best without any frills. Do try this rich and divine dessert at home.
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Atte ke halwa
Atte ka halwa step-by-step recipes with photos
1. In a large frying pan, add ghee and whole wheat flour
2. Mix well making sure there are no lumps
3. Keep roasting the flour-ghee mixture for 12-15 minutes until it is aromatic
4. Combine water and sugar in a saucepan and bring it to boil
5. Slowly add the sugar syrup to the flour-ghee mixture mixing continuously
6. Keep stirring until the wheat absorbs all the liquid, around 5-7 minutes