How to Make Badam Halwa Recipe

بادام کا حلوہ

badam ka halwa step 1
Soak almonds overnight in water and peel off in the morning.

badam halwa step 2
Grind milk and almonds together.

almond halwa step 3
Cook the mixture in frying pan; keep stirring spoon continuously.

badaam halwa step 4
Add yellow food coloring or saffron dissolved in water. Mix well.

almonds halwa recipe step 5
Add ground pods of green cardamom.

badam ka halwa step 6
To keep it from burning, keep moving the spoon unless milk is fully cooked and finished.

almond halwa step 7
Once milk is finished, add sugar.

almond ka halwa step 8
Mix sugar; once dissolved and it's water is dried, add ghee and roast.

badam sweet step 9
Keep roasting until halwa tend to leave the pan.

badam halwa step 10
Once oil appears on top, halwa is ready.

halwa banane ki tarkeeb step 11
Delicious badam halwa is ready. Dish out and serve garnished with almonds.

How to Make Almond Halwa Recipe


  • Almonds: 1 cup
  • Milk: 1/2 kg
  • Ghee: 1/2 cup
  • Sugar: 1 cup (or as per taste)
  • Saffron or Yellow Food Coloring: 1 pinch
  • Green Cardamom: 2 pcs (ground)



  1. Soak almonds for whole night in water. Remove peel in the morning.
    Combine peeled almonds and milk and grind finely in a food grinder. Leave some almonds un-ground in form of chunks.
  2. Add this mixture to wok or fry pan and cook. Move spoon continuously.
    Dissolve yellow food coloring or saffron in 2 tablespoon water and add to the mixture. Add ground cardamom pods and mix well.
  3. Once milk is cooked and finished, add sugar and mix thoroughly. When sugar is dissolved, add ghee and mix well. To prevent it from burning, keep moving the ladle regularly.
  4. Once mixture is fully cooked and halwa becomes unsticky to the pan, and ghee starts appearing, remove it from pan.
  5. Remove in a dish, garnish with almonds and serve hot.
    Delicious Badam Halwa is ready to enjoy.


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Badam Halwa Recipe:

Badam or almond halwa is a popular celebration sweet in Pakistan and India. Pakistani people prepare halwa recipes on Iftar and Shab e Barat, eat it with family and also distribute to neighbors. In India, badam halwa is served on holi, diwali and other religious occasions.

How to Cook Badam Ka Halwa Recipe:

To make badam ka halwa, first almonds are soaked in water for whole night. In the morning, almonds are peeled and coarsely ground along milk and then cooked in wok. Next step is to add yellow color dissolved in water and then ground cardamom pods in rapid succession. Once milk is fully cooked, sugar is added and cooked until dissolved. Then ghee is added and mixed continuously. Once ghee floats and appears separately, badam halwa is ready.

If you are looking for a jubilant sweet, preparing badam halwa is the best deal. Whether you are happy for your younger brother's engagement, or you have ranked among top 3 in your board examination, serving a sweet is due. has offered an easy step by step recipe for badam halwa. Follow the recipe and have fun with traditional sweet almond halwa.

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Badam Ka Halwa recipe (Almond Halwa) is a very tasty almond flavored sweet dish of Pakistan. It is often made in our homes at certain occasions or events. Some women are expert making such sweets easily. However for those who want to make it but don't know the basics of making a halwa, I am presenting an easy guide for preparing badam halwa step by step (pictures included) in Urdu language. This guide will help you from collecting all the ingredients required to finish and serve it on the dining table.

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Badam Halwa Recipe this is looking so the easy method to make it at home A popular pakistan meaty dish with the lots of sweetness and much more things and love the taste Recipe is the delicious dish makes it seem so simple that mine I made it for the first time in my life and my family also love it.

  • Hana, Nabeela
  • Nov 13, 2018

A/W sir I m ur big fan plz can u teach how to make best Bombay Aflatoon sweets plzzz thank u

  • shifa, Mumbai
  • Apr 22, 2017

I tried this for the first time in my 24 years tenure of life. It was quite good but I think that by adding some more nuts to it can it even tastier. Rest of the things were balanced.

  • Kainat, karachi
  • Apr 12, 2017

very good badam halwa recipe

  • Momina,
  • Apr 11, 2017

Making this halwa was an entirely new thing for me as I never made any sort of halwa in my life. Still it was a very nice experience trying it. And it was delicious as well.

  • Minha, Jhang
  • Apr 07, 2017

I made this halwa for the very first time in my life and everyone at home appreciated me a lot for this yummy halwa. Keep in sharing recipes like this one.

  • Rukhma, raheem yar khan
  • Apr 04, 2017

badam ka halwa is what I love most. Not everybody can make a super delicious badaam ka halwa. I am really grateful that you uploaded this recipe for us.

  • Qesra, jedda
  • Mar 29, 2017

Thank you so much for sharing a new and innovative recipe in sweets as well. This is the best thing about this recipe that I always find something interesting in sweets here

  • raees, multan
  • Mar 26, 2017

I made this halwa as a sweet dish after the lunch for my family. Everyone on the table enjoyed it a lot as the way you have used almonds in it was really superb.

  • rubab, Fatehpur
  • Mar 23, 2017

I made this halwa for my khala (maternal aunty). She loves to eat halwa type things so I made it for her so that she may have a changed taste. She really adored it a lot.

  • fahim, lalamusa
  • Mar 19, 2017

I made it for my kids and they really liked it a lot. Please share some more kinds of making halwa that are tasty as well. And thank you very much for this one. It was great indeed.

  • sohana, sargodha
  • Mar 16, 2017

I am very fond of sweet dishes. I tried it and it was very tasty. Please share some more recipes regarding sweet dishes. Thank you!

  • urwa, gujranwala
  • Mar 08, 2017

I went to buy almonds in bulk and when I got a shop where I got cheap rates for almonds then I bought it in bulk. I will make lots of things with almonds. great recipe , great style for your recipes.

  • Wania, Karachi
  • Feb 01, 2017

May i have a video recipe for making this halwa? I need to make it but I am more comfortable at watching video recipes. Though it must be very simple, however I want to get it in video. If you have please give me (zubaida apa preferred).

  • Haania, Bahawalpur
  • Jan 31, 2017

badam adds very tasty flavor to sweets and some other foods such as korma, kheer, halwa, and in some hyderabadi dishes. I love to use almonds in different foods but they are quite expensive, cost 700 to 800 rupees for half kg.

  • Mehek, Rawalpindi
  • Jan 27, 2017

Looks very delicious and scrumptious halwa. Today I will go to market near my home and buy some grocery including almonds. I have planned to make some recipes and also including this almonds halwa to the list. Thanks for the recipes.

  • Qamar Ahmed, Lahore
  • Jan 25, 2017

I eat almonds regularly and as a passion. I try to keep reasonable quantity of almonds at home and use them in milk, chew them and in other ways. Badam halwa recipe is another option as I see now. Looks delicious as well.

  • A. Basit, Karachi
  • Jan 22, 2017

looking nice, i will make definitely as halwa is my favorite food and I keep making different halwas every week. Yet I was missing this so I should make it now. I explored various recipes on your web and found this one quite appealing.

  • Samreen, Wah Cantt.
  • Jan 17, 2017

I love to eat almonds in different ways. I like badam milk, badam kheer, phirni and other things. Halwa is not new for me however you have described it very well and I am gonna try it soon.

  • Uzma Ansari, Chakwal
  • Jan 16, 2017


  • arooj, jhang
  • Dec 10, 2016

very nice and looks tasty. Badam halwa is my favorite.

  • Abbas Mateen,
  • Jan 09, 2016

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