Gajar Ki Barfi

Gajar ki Barfi or Carrot Barfi with step-by-step pictures and detailed recipe.

Gajar Ki Barfi is a humble and divine sweet delicacy that is prepared for any special occasion or festival at my home. This is one of the most sorted recipes of homemade sweet especially when winter sets in and when red carrots are easily available in the market.

Gajar ki Barfi or Carrot Barfi is a sweet dish that is mainly made with carrots, milk powder, and sugar. It is further flavored with cardamom powder and dry fruits like almond, pistachio, and cashew nuts.

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi, carrot barfi plated nicely on silver tray with flowers and blue jute cloth

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Gajar Ki Barfi / Carrot Barfi

Hetal Kamdar
Gajar Ki Barfi is a humble and divine sweet delicacy that is prepared for any special occasion or festival at my home. This is one of the most sorted recipes of homemade sweet especially when winter sets in and when red carrots are easily available in the market.
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Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 12 mins
Total Time 22 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine Indian
Servings 4
Calories 5030 kcal

Ingredients
 
 

  • 750 gms Red Carrots
  • 1 cup Milk Powder
  • 3/4 cup Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Ghee/Clarified Butter
  • 1 tsp Cardamom Powder
  • 2 tbsp Almond and Pistachio
  • 1 Leaf Silver/Varakh optional

Instructions
 

  • First of all, wash, peel and grate carrots and keep them ready.
  • Now heat ghee, clarified butter in a pan till it's a little hot.
  • Add grated carrots to the pan and stir it.
  • Cook for 2 minutes till all the water content on the carrot evaporates.
  • Add milk powder to it and mix it well for about a minute stirring continuously.
  • Now add sugar and cardamom powder to it and keep mixing it till the sugar dissolves completely. Keep stirring continuously for about 4-5 minutes till the mixture releases ghee and doesn't stick to the sides of the pan.
  • Grease a rectangular tray with ghee and transfer the Gajar Barfi mixture to it and spread it evenly.
  • Sprinkle almond and pistachio on the barfi and lightly press it so that it sticks to the barfi.
  • Keep it in the fridge to set for about an hour and finally put a silver leaf or varakh on it, cut into squares and serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 5030kcalCarbohydrates: 1146gProtein: 115gFat: 40gSaturated Fat: 12gCholesterol: 41mgSodium: 8011mgPotassium: 37040mgFiber: 321gSugar: 592gVitamin A: 1911048IUVitamin C: 678mgCalcium: 4071mgIron: 35mg
Keyword Carrot Barfi, Gajar Ki Barfi
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Step-by-Step Recipe of Gajar ki Barfi / Carrot Barfi

1. First of all, wash, peel and grate carrots and keep them ready.

how to grate carrots

grated carrots are ready to make carrot barfi

2. Now heat ghee, clarified butter in a pan till it’s a little hot.

heat ghee in a pan for gajar ki barfi

3. Add grated carrots to the pan and stir it.

adding carrots in the pan

4. Cook for 2 minutes till all the water content on the carrot evaporates.

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

5. Add milk powder to it and mix it well for about a minute stirring continuously.

adding milk powder to carrot barfi

6. Now add sugar and cardamom powder to it and keep mixing it till the sugar dissolves completely. Keep stirring continuously for about 4-5 minutes till the mixture releases ghee and doesn’t stick to the sides of the pan.

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

7. Grease a rectangular tray with ghee and transfer the Gajar Barfi mixture to it and spread it evenly.

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

8. Sprinkle almond and pistachio on the barfi and lightly press it so that it sticks to the barfi.

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

9. Keep it in the fridge to set for about an hour and finally put a silver leaf or varakh on it, cut into squares and serve.

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

Recipe of Gajar Ki Barfi, How to make Carrot barfi

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