Monday, January 26, 2009

Microwave Oven Made Paneer Halwa



Happy Republic Day and Chinese New Year!



This is my submission for the event-Microwave Easy Cooking hosted by Rajeswari of http://rakskitchen.blogspot.com/2008/12/announcing-microwave-easy-cooking-event.html


What you need:





Paneer-1 cup
Grated carrtot-2 cups
Frozen peas-1 cup
Milk-1/2 cup
Sugar-2 tablespoons
Dates-2
Cardamom powder-a pinch
Ghee-2 tablespoons



How to make:




Keep the paneer in microwave oven for two minutes and soak it in cold water for two minutes. Drain the water, mash it up and keep it side. Wash the frozen peas and grind them into a coarse paste. Cut the dates into slices. Take a microwave safe bowl or cookware and add 1 tablespoon of ghee and grated carrot. Put it in the oven for two minutes and turn off the oven. Stir it well and add the peas paste and keep it in the oven for two minutes. Take it out and stir the mixture well. Add milk and sugar to it and put in the oven for another two minutes. Take it out and stir it well. Now add the remaining ghee and paneer to it and put it in the oven for two more minutes. Take it out and add the cardamom powder and mix it well. Put it in the oven for two more minutes. Turn off the oven and stir the mixture well. Transfer it into a serving plate and garnish it with slices of dates.



8 comments:

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Thank you for that innovative dish,with colourful ingredients! Enjoy the Holidays!

Asha said...

Such a great combo, Vijaya. Great recipe and kids would love it! :))

Nithya Praveen said...

Peas in halwa....Wow,thats really great.Awesom Vijaya!You shud send this to CFK milk products hosted by Preety!

Shreya said...

halwa with paneer, dates, carrot and peas..wow! really nice entry..

Prajusha said...

halwa looks nice and hope it tastes good with carrot and dates.

Daily Meals said...

Thank you Raks Kitchen!

Thank you Asha!

Thank you Nithya!

Daily Meals said...

Thank you Shreya!

Thank you Prajusha!

Srivalli said...

Never thought a halwa with paneer...