Updated: May 7
Kashi Halwa is a beloved dessert in South India, and Sangeetha Restaurants in Chennai serves up one of the best versions of this traditional dish you'll ever taste. Hailing from the state of Karnataka, Kashi Halwa is a sweet and decadent dessert made from ash gourd, sugar, ghee, and nuts.
At Sangeetha Restaurants, the Kashi Halwa is made fresh daily using traditional Udupi-style techniques and only the highest quality ingredients, ensuring you get the most authentic and delicious Kashi Halwa experience.
The secret to Sangeetha's Kashi Halwa lies in the use of fresh ash gourd. This vegetable is a staple in Udupi cuisine and is widely used in the region's traditional dishes. The ash gourd is peeled, deseeded, and grated before being cooked down with sugar and ghee until it takes on a rich, golden-brown colour.
The ghee used in Sangeetha's Kashi Halwa is another key ingredient that sets it apart. Made from pure cow's milk, this ghee is churned in-house to ensure it is of the highest quality. The ghee is added to the ash gourd mixture in small amounts, giving the dessert a rich, buttery flavour that complements the sweetness of the sugar and the nuttiness of the almonds and cashews.
To finish the dish, Sangeetha's chefs sprinkle a generous amount of roasted nuts over the top of the Kashi Halwa. The almonds and cashews add a crunchy texture to the soft and gooey dessert, and their earthy flavour balances out the sweetness of the dish perfectly.
At Sangeetha Restaurants, Kashi Halwa is served piping hot, straight from the kitchen. The aroma of the ghee and the sweetness of the sugar and ash gourd waft up from the bowl, making your mouth water with anticipation. Each bite of the Kashi Halwa is a delight, with the soft and tender ash gourd blending perfectly with the rich, buttery ghee and the crunchy nuts.
One of the best things about Sangeetha's Kashi Halwa is that it is made fresh every day, ensuring that you get the most delicious and authentic version of this traditional dish. Whether you're looking for a sweet finish to your meal or a decadent treat to enjoy with a cup of tea or coffee, Sangeetha's Kashi Halwa is a perfect choice.
If you're looking for a sweet and satisfying treat, be sure to give Sangeetha's Kasi Halwa a try – you won't be disappointed! You can order this beloved sweet from https://www.sangeethavegonline.com/ or from our delivery partners Swiggy, Dunzo and Zomato!