How to make Apple Halwa - SK Khazana -

The good old Halwa made with fresh red and green apples, loaded with dried nuts makes for an amazing dessert after a heavy meal.

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Main Ingredients : Red apples, Green apples (ग्रीन ऐपल)

Cuisine : Indian, Fusion

Course : Desserts

Apple Halwa - SK Khazana

Apple Halwa - SK Khazana Recipe Card


Dessert is mostly referred to a final sweet course that concludes a meal, but those with a serious sweet tooth will agree that anytime is dessert time. The array of ingredients that you can use to prepare these decadent delights gives you plenty of room for innovation and variety.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Apple Halwa - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Red apples grated 2 medium

  • Green apples grated 2 medium

  • Ghee 2 tablespoons

  • Sugar 1/2 cup

  • Saffron a pinch of

  • Almonds slivered + for garnish 2 tablespoons

  • Pistachios blanched, peeled and slivered + for garnish 2 tablespoons

  • Green cardamom powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Khoya grated 1/2 cup


Step 1

Heat ghee in a non-stick wok, add grated apples and saute for 8-10 minutes or till almost all the moisture reduces. Add sugar and saffron, mix well and cook till the sugar dissolves completely and moisture evaporates.

Step 2

Add almonds, pistachios, green cardamom powder, khoya and mix well. Cook for 2-3 minutes or till the khoya mixes well with the apple mixture. Take the pan off the heat.

Step 3

Transfer the halwa into a serving bowl, garnish with almonds and pistachios and serve warm.

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