Featured Recipe: Gajar (Carrot) Halwa (Gluten Free, Vegan)

Featured Recipe: Gajar (Carrot) Halwa (Gluten Free, Vegan)

This sugar-smart, exotic dessert is packed with immune-supportive nutrients like Beta Carotene, offering a unique and super-satisfying Vegan dish that is simply too good to be denied!
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Indian, Vegan


  • 4 Cups Grated Organic Carrots
  • 4 Cups "Pacific" Organic Almond Milk
  • 0.75 Cup “Xyla” Granulated Xylitol
  • 0.5 Cup “Thai Kitchen” Organic Coconut Milk (Fatty Part Only)
  • 1 tsp “Frontier” Cardamom (Ground)
  • 0.25 Cup Unsalted Organic Cashews (Chopped)
  • 0.25 Cup Unsalted Organic Pistachios (Chopped)
  • 0.25 Cup Golden Organic Raisins
  • 2 tbsp "Nutiva" Coconut Oil
  • 0.25 Cup “Nature’s Emporium” Almond Flour


  • In a sauce pan, simmer grated carrots and almond milk for 30 minutes.
  • Add cardamom and Xylitol and cook for another 10 minutes.
  • Once the halwa has started to thicken, add the remaining ingredients and simmer for another 5 minutes.
  • Serve warm or cold as a snack or dessert!


Each Serving Contains:
266 calories; 4 g protein; 18 g total fat (0 g trans fat); 15 g total carbohydrates (7 g of sugar); 156 mg sodium