Do you know that the delicious chana dal halwa can be made in less than 30 to 35 mins. The taste is just heavenly and it is super healthy for you all.
I personally in love with making this halwa, it is one of the basic halwa recipe that anyone can make. It is very straight forward.
This halwa gets its original taste from the roasting part, so keep cooking the halwa in the ghee till it gets nice and golden. Once it is golden brown add milk and water and continue the cooking. The more ghee you add to the halwa the more taste it gets.
This chana dal halwa is just great for any parties, since it is the summer season i am sure you will all love it.
Wash and soak chana dal for 4 to 5 hours. Drain it and add it to a blender. Puree it till blended without adding water.
Heat ghee in a nonstick pan, add chana dal and keep mixing so that lumps are formed. Cook till it gets nice and golden, it will take 14 to 15 mins.
Add in water and milk and mix well. Cook till it thickens.
Add sugar and mix well. Cook till thickens and ghee leaves the sides of the pan.
Add in the cardamom powder, saffron and food colour. Mix it well.
Serve garnished with the nuts.