Rich in taste and different from usual halwas, Bread Halwa is a popular North Indian dessert and has a smooth texture that melts in your mouth. Prepared by using milk, bread, sugar, cardamom powder, and ghee, this is a mouth-watering dessert recipe that you can make for your loved ones on special occasions and festivals. This sweet dish will be loved by all age groups. So, don a chef's hat and prepare this irresistible dessert now!

Bread Halwa Recipe Card

Preparing this sweet delight is easy and hassle-free.

Total Time :
15 min
Preparation Time :
5 min
Cooking Time :
10 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Meenu Solanki


  • 6-7 bread slices
  • roasted almonds
  • 3 cups of milk
  • pistachios as required
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • a pinch of saffron
  • 7-8 raisins
  • 1/4 tsp cardamom powder
  • refined oil as required


Step 1
To prepare this irresistible dessert, start with removing the edges of the bread and keep them aside. Heat oil in a pan and deep fry bread slices till they turn golden brown in colour.
Step 2
Take a separate pan and boil milk in it. Once it starts to boil, add cardamom powder, saffron powder and sugar to it and mix well.
Step 3
After a few minutes, add fried bread slices to the mixture and cook until it starts to thicken.
Step 4

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Once done, turn off the flame. Transfer the halwa to a serving bowl and garnish with roasted nuts before serving.