Recipes - Bottle Gourd Halwa
2 cups grated bottle gourd
50- 75 gms. sticky jaggery
2-3 tbsp. ghee
¼ cup grated coconut ( optional)
Few roasted cashew nuts
½ tsp. cardamom powder.
Squeeze out the water from the grated bottle gourd.
Melt jaggery adding little water. (strain it if required). Keep stirring the jiggery syrup until it reaches a one string consistency. Now add the grated bottle gourd. Keep stirring adding ghee gradually till the mixture becomes a single lump. Add grated coconut n stir for few more minutes.
Sprinkle roasted cashew nuts and cardamom powder.