Carrot Recipe

Carrot Recipe


"This is a healthy dessert recipe that you can make for kids who don't eat carrots. Substitute carrots with beetroots and you get Beetroot halwa."


17 m servings 486 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 486 kcal
  • 24%
  • Fat:
  • 13.6 g
  • 21%
  • Carbs:
  • 88.3g
  • 28%
  • Protein:
  • 8.4 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 17 mg
  • 6%
  • Sodium:
  • 258 mg
  • 10%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, combine carrots and milk. Bring to a boil, and cook until most of the milk evaporates, about 10 minutes. Stir in sugar, and simmer until mixture becomes dry. Stir constantly to ensure that it doesn't burn. Remove from heat.
  2. Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat. Stir in cashews and raisins, and saute until cashews are golden brown. Spread over carrot mixture. Sprinkle top with ground cardamom for fragrance.


  • Note
  • Some people puree the carrots, but grated carrots give a nice texture to them.
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  1. 29 Ratings


The "Ready In" time of 17 minutes seems totally unrealistic. I timed the whole process, and from start to finish it took me an hour and half, mostly because it simply takes a very long time for ...

My entire family fell in love with this recipe, even my father who hates carrots. It is sweet and easy. I whipped it up in a few minutes and it was great cold the next afternoon.

This is a nice recipe and a simple easy and nutritious dessert to make. I found adding a little bit of condensed milk gives it a nice taste too along with the sugar. you can adjust the quantitie...

This recipe surprised me. I enjoyed it, but no one else in my family did (hence the 4 stars). I substituted part of the milk with sweetened condensed milk (I ran out of reg.) and reduced the sug...

Instead of regular milk & sugar, I used a 14 oz can of sweetened condensed milk. Cooking off the liquid still took 45 min. Everyone liked it though.

I Loved this. I served for breakfast. My picky texture family didn't like it but they made up there minds before they even tasted it. I am giving 5 stars because I thought it was amazing. I made...

This tasted great, but it took me a couple HOURS for the liquid to evaporate. Even then, it was still a little "wet".

This recipe is delicious! I’ve tried it with a whole cup and a half cup of sugar and the half cup lets you taste the carrots more but the full cup makes a good desert. The cardamom is a must t...

very simple to make, but time consuming. It is a bitt too sweet for our taste, even for my kids who are addicted to sugar! Otherwise, delicious and flavourful. Almost addictive! I would add all ...