Gajar Halwa Recipe

Gajar halwa is a very special and highly in-demand recipe of the winter season. People especially keep kilograms of carrots aside for making halwa. It is a very famous Pakistani traditional sweet. Sometimes, it is also found in parties as a sweet dish served after the meal. It's usual ingredients are grated carrots, milk, sugar, cardamom and khoya. Additional ingredients are used in different regions as per their traditions. offers step by step recipe of gajar halwa in Urdu with pictures. Now you can make it in very simple way. See the recipe and enjoy the winters with traditional tastes of carrot halwa.

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Wash and grate carrots

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Heat ghee in karahi pan and add ground seeds of green cardamom

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When cardamom starts scenting, add grated carrots, mix and cook for 5 minutes

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Add hot milk and mix and cook at medium flame

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Keep rotating the ladle

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When milk is evaporated, add sugar and mix thoroughly

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Cook until sugar water is dried; then roast carrots until you see a layer of ghee

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Add khoya and chopped almonds and pistachios

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Place for dam for 10 minutes

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Tasteful Gajar Halwa is ready. Garnish with almonds and pistachios and serve.
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How to Make Gajar Ka Halwa (Method in English)


  • Grated Carrots: 1 kg
  • Heated Milk: 1 kg
  • Sugar: 1.5 cup (as much you like)
  • Green Cardamom: 8 to 10 pcs (grind its seeds)
  • Ghee: 3/4 cup
  • Khoya: 1 cup
  • Pistachios and Almonds: as much required (for garnishing)



  1. Peel and grate carrots.
  2. Heat ghee in karahi pan and add ground green cardamom seeds; add grated carrots when it starts giving aroma. Cook for 5 minutes.
  3. Then pour heated milk and mix. Keep moving ladle.
    Once all milk is evaporated, add sugar and mix well. Keep stirring ladle meanwhile; cook until sugar water is dried; then roast carrots.
  4. Lastly, add one cup khoya, 2 tablespoon chopped almonds and pistachios and place for dam for 10 minutes. Then remove from the stove.
  5. Delicious Carrot Halwa is ready. Transfer to the serving dish and serve hot garnished with almonds, pistachios and silver paper.


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  • Shahrukh - Karachi Jan 10, 2017

    I like the step by step method