How to make Khambati Halwasan -

Sun dried ground wheat mixed with semolina and cooked in milk.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Wheat (गेहूँ), Semolina

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Mithais

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Khambati Halwasan

Khambati Halwasan 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 : 8-10 hour

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Khambati Halwasan Recipe

  • Wheat 150 grams

  • Semolina 200 grams

  • Milk 2.5 litres

  • Alum a pinch

  • Sugar 300 grams

  • Saffron (kesar) 4-5 strands

  • Green cardamom powder 1 teaspoon

  • Almonds blanched and slivered 50 grams


Step 1

Soak the wheat overnight. Drain and cover with moist cloth. Leave in a cool place for 24 hours. Sun dry and grind coarsely. Mix semolina, coarsely ground wheat in milk. Bring it boil on a high heat stirring constantly.

Step 2

Reduce the heat and cook for 15-20 minutes.Increase the heat and add alum.Cook till the time the mixture has almost dried up.

Step 3

Add sugar and saffron. Cook for few more minutes. Add cardamom powder and mix. Cook till it is completely dry. Divide in equal portions and press between the palm to flatten. Serve garnished with slivers of almond.

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