An easy halwa with humble bottle gourd

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Bored of bottle gourd curries? Bottle gourd, a common vegetable in curries, can also be used to make delicious halwa. Try this easy-to-make and delicious halwa recipe.

Ingredients required:

Milk - 500 ml

Cashew Nuts - 1/4 cup

Ghee - 1/2 cup

Bottle gourd- 1 (Large)

Sugar - 1 cup

Green colour - a drop

Cardamom powder - 1 tbsp

How to prepare:

Grate the peeled gourd. Heat a pan, add ghee, fry the nuts and keep them aside. Add the grated bottle gourd into the same pan and shallow fry it. Then add milk, sugar, cardamom powder and green colour and mix well until it thickens. Add ghee occasionally. When it detaches from the pan, add the roasted nuts into it and keep it aside. Serve the halwa after cooling.

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