Halwa is also spelt as halva(so you will find both the spellings on this page). Halva is sweet as well as
Out of many other Indian sweets, Halva is a very versatile Indian sweet made with a variety of ingredients.
Though halva is mostly a sweet item, Upma is also refered to as Namkeen halva in Hindi.
For sweet halvas, Sugar or brown sugar, jaggery, dry fruits, milk or condensed milk or coconut milk, honey is added as a sweetener.
For flavor, cardamoms, essences such as rose, kewra are added. Spices and herbs such as ginger, cinnamon are also added to some halvas.
Whatever you use as the ingredients, halva is tasty and irresistible.
(note:Indian names are in bracket)
Nuts and seeds
Grains - grain products
Beetroot Halva - Beetroot and milk sweet.Dumrote - doodhi - lauki - bottle gourd halwa
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