Ghee, as it is called in India, or clarified butter is one of the most important ingredients in any sweet made in the land. Ghee gives a unique flavor and aroma to any dish, taking it to a whole new level! Indian Sweets are characterized by the use of various herbs, spices and condiments – Indian sweets have come to be synonymous with festivals and celebrations, and in almost every sweet that you eat, clarified butter or ghee is an important ingredient.   Laila’s Butter Ghee is just like homemade ghee – traditional, pure, and made from the finest of milk! Use it this Diwali in all your sweets, and watch them all disappear in a jiffy! Here is a popular sweet – carrot halwa, that uses ghee. It’s tasty, and easy to make too!
Prep Time

15 mins

Cook Time

105 mins

Total Time

120 mins

Serves

6 people

Ingredients

  • 1 kilogram carrots
  • 1 litre milk
  • 1 teaspoon cardamom seeds
  • ¾ cup water
  • 3 tablespoons ghee
  • 2 tablespoons raisins
  • 2 tablespoons almonds
  • 2 tablespoons pistachios
  • 450 grams sugar

Method

  • Wash and grate carrots. Blanch and cut the nuts fine.
  • Put the water to boil, when it starts boiling add the grated carrots. Cook for 5 to 7 minutes.
  • Add the milk. Cook on a low flame for 1 hour, stirring occasionally.
  • Add sugar, mix well and cook till the sugar has dissolved and all the milk has been absorbed.
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