How to make Bajra Atta Halwa -

A healthy yet delicious halwa cooked with bajra.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Turban Tadka.

Main Ingredients : Bajra flour, Ghee (घी)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Desserts

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Bajra Atta Halwa

Bajra Atta Halwa Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Bajra Atta Halwa Recipe

  • Bajra flour 3 tablespoons

  • Ghee 1 tablespoon

  • Walnuts chopped 3-4

  • Dried ginger powder (soonth) 1 teaspoon

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Desiccated coconut 1/2 cup

  • Jaggery (gur) grated 3/4 cup

  • Basmati rice cooked 1 cup

  • Milk 1 1/2 cups


Step 1

Heat ghee in a non-stick pan. Add walnuts and sauté for 30 seconds. Add pearl millet flour, mix and cook on low heat for a minute.

Step 2

Add dried ginger powder, crushed peppercorns, cardamom powder, desiccated coconut and jaggery, mix and cook till jaggery melts.

Step 3

Add cooked India Gate Basmati Rice, mix and cook for a minute. Add milk, mix and cook for 1-2 minutes.

Step 4

Serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.