Gajar Ka Halwa Recipe in Urdu

گاجر کا حلوه ترکیب

gajar ka halwa recipe
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

gajar ka halwa recipe
Add hot milk and mix and cook at medium flame

gajar halwa recipe in urdu
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.

How to Make Gajar Ka Halwa Recipe (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.


Gajar Halwa Recipe is the best thing you can enjoy in the nights of winter. Gajar or carrot halwa is easy to make and with step by step recipe by, you can make it even easily. Gajar ka halwa can be prepared with very few ingredients which include carrots, milk, sugar, cardamom and khoya.

First carrots are peeled off and added to heated ghee. Then it is cooked along milk until evaporated. Meanwhile ingredients are added and mixed. Finally, it is cooked on steam (dam) for 10 minutes and it's ready. Carrot halwa is served both hot and cold as one may like, however it tastes best when served hot.

So this is the time, fresh carrots are available, go enjoy gajar ka halwa recipe this season.

Carrot or Gajar halwa recipe is a 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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Gajar ka halwa recipe is very easy to prepare in my opinion. I have tried Gajar ka halwa recipe a lot of times and it always turns out really tasty and scrumptious. I add a little amount of Arq e Gulab to my gajar ka halwa for making it more aromatic. I usually make it for parties and get-togethers. Everyone loves my gajar ka halwa recipe which I have been trying from this page for a long time.

  • Urooj, Karachi
  • Jan 18, 2019

Mane is recipe ko try kya or bhat acha gajar ka hal wa bana thank you

  • Aisha, Kolkata
  • Jan 06, 2019

Gajar Ka Halwa Recipe I would like to enjoy gajar halwa as this is one of the most delicious halwa recipes.Gajar ka halwa is the healthiest and sweet dish ever who makes with some ingredients that we easily get make that at home It is very yummy dish Its a unique taste for many recipe I love this taste but every pakistani people also like it.

  • Umaima, Lahore
  • Nov 14, 2018

Hmm ma ak try karongi

  • saima, Peshawar
  • Feb 09, 2018

Zbrdust bna hai jazakAllah

  • Irum,
  • Feb 01, 2018

I love gajar ka hawla thanks for helping with your help i can make it myself

  • Zaheer, Jhang
  • Dec 16, 2017

Carrot season is around the corner and so does the carrots. I would like to enjoy gajar halwa as this is one of the most delicious halwa recipes. It has no match at all and this is the only halwa I love to eat every time.

  • Maha, Nankana Sahab
  • Oct 11, 2017

I am not really fond of sweet dishes but I like gajar ka halwa especially with milk in it. And butter. Garnished with dry fruits and served with fresh juice. This is how you turn a normal dish, into something really fabulous.

  • Nida Bina, Mardan
  • Jul 14, 2017

one of the most famous and loving recipe of winter. Especially for the one who loves sweets and carrots. This is good for eye muscles.

  • Isha, Kohat
  • Jun 24, 2017

I was going to make custard in the sweet dish for the lunch so I thought of making gajar ka halwa as well for the lunch as it the lunch will get the variety of sweets is that way.

  • Aina, Karachi
  • Jun 20, 2017

we named one of my friend “halwa” because of her habits. I am thinking about giving her a challenge to make gajar ka halwa for us at home. I hope it will be a good experience for her.

  • ayesha, abbotabad
  • Jun 16, 2017

my hubby loves eating gajar ka halwa so I made it for my husband. He was so happy that I did it for him. I would like to say thanks to you for this much easy recipe. I must appreciate your method.

  • Jooli, Faisalabad
  • Jun 13, 2017

I tried this gajar halwa for the diner party arranged at the top floor of my house. All of we cousins enjoyed these kababs a lot. Keep on sharing more bbq recipes here on your website.

  • ayesha, KARACHI
  • Jun 07, 2017

gajar ka halwa is really a delicious and heathy food for the winter season. We always make it in the cold and crucial winters and enjoy its yummy taste with khoya.

  • Tabinda, Larkana
  • Jun 05, 2017

gajar ka halwa is the best gift of winters and winter season is incomplete without gajar ka halwa and this one of your recipe to making it is literally very less time consuming.

  • Sanam, rawalpindi
  • May 30, 2017

I made it as a sweet dish for the last family get together. Everyone including my mother in law, father in law, brothers in law and sisters in law liked it very very very much :) ^_^

  • Tahira, Sukkur
  • May 26, 2017

gajar ka halwa made in milk is so tasty with khoya in it. These dishes are not easy to make but they are damn so succulent.

  • Sanam, rawalpindi
  • May 22, 2017

gajjar ka halwa is my favorite food to eat so I made it for myself and by myself as well. I am very grateful to you for providing me with this super doper and easy recipe.

  • Sanam, Sukkar
  • May 19, 2017

we usually make gajar ka halwa in winter, and no offence this is one of the most healthy and lovely dish. Btw I had to eat it for my eye sight.

  • dadi, Islamabad
  • May 14, 2017

gajar ka hlawa is a blessed gift of winters. I used to make it through another recipe but I think this recipe is much easier than mine one. Thanks for making it easy for me.

  • Naeema, Mirpur khaas
  • May 08, 2017

Its looking very easy method to make gajar ka halwa otherwise which method I use to make it that is quite difficult to then this recipe of gajar ka halwa

  • zara, lahore
  • Apr 28, 2017

My soulmate is very fond of eating sweet so I am supposed to make different kinds of sweets for him. I request you to share more recipes of sweet dishes like this one.

  • yasmeen, Islamabad
  • Apr 19, 2017

Thanks a lot. Boiled eggs sliced may also be added for garnishing, as well as a variety in the taste.

  • Ali Vazir, Goma, Congo
  • Mar 25, 2017

although carrot season is going off but we would like to have it again and continuously with kaju, khoya and almonds. I personally like halwas especially gajar and lauki halwa.

  • Zahira, Bannu
  • Mar 16, 2017

gajar halwa is great , i like it when it is made with kaju and khoya. and i like to eat it hot . And store it in refrigerator and when need to eat it, slightly heat it on the stove and then eat it with spoon.

  • Maria, Karachi
  • Mar 09, 2017

That is really awesome halwa . We enjoy it in winters , i like it hot but i have also seen some people eat it cold. Naturally it is a winter item and so it should be eaten hot.

  • Sultana, Gujrat
  • Feb 23, 2017

gajar halwa recipe is very frequently made in Dec and Jan months. However I do not want to miss it so I keep making it in subsequent months like Feb and till March. Always have enjoyed this sweet , I recommend it to others. Here in Dubai, many people ask me about Pakistani dishes, I suggest this gajar halwa.

  • Saima, Dubai
  • Feb 21, 2017

really good recipe and i will make it the best way i can. carrots are used for many purposes , my younger brother makes it's juice to improve his eyesight. but i always try to make halwa with it :). I like this halwa..

  • Shiza, Lahore
  • Feb 13, 2017

carrot halwa is my favorite dish among all sweet desserts that i have eaten so far. I got some carrots to chew and eat to improve my vision but now I am looking to make its halwa with remaining carrots.

  • Saima, Multan
  • Feb 09, 2017

Its very special halwa and I add my special ingredients in it even if it is not mentioned in the recipe. I put kaju, khoya and some other things that make it really extra-ordinarly

  • Nazish, Karachi
  • Feb 08, 2017

How to make this halwa with preserved carrots. My husband brought some carrot cans and I was looking to utilize them before they get expired. So what to do do, How to make halwa with preserved carrots. please tell me?

  • Asmat, Islamabad
  • Feb 06, 2017

hi kfoods, please share its video recipe , I will watch video and then make it this halwa. I have saved many halwa videos but now I want that at least I could make this one too before winter is finished.

  • Sima, Hyderabad
  • Feb 01, 2017

Looking to make this delicious dessert soon. New to cooking that's why I keep searching new recipes to cook. This gives me pleasure and also new foods to enjoy with my family. Thanks for sharing so many step by step recipes. These are so helpful to us.

  • Salma, Lahore
  • Jan 30, 2017

gajar halwa is a superb sweet dish that you can make easily with the help of just carrots and few other ingredients such as khoya and milk etc. excited to make this halwa with the help of your recipe very soon.

  • Shariqa, Rahim Yar Khan
  • Jan 26, 2017

Thank you Miss Seema Aleem for this wonderful gajar halwa recipe. Now my marriage is 10 years old and in initial days I did not learn cooking because I never needed it however now I need to learn cooking and I got many helpful recipes by Seema. Thanks alot.

  • Maira Hameed, Lahore
  • Jan 23, 2017

I like the step by step method

  • Shahrukh, Karachi
  • Jan 10, 2017

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