Moong dal barfi is one of the most loved traditional Indian sweets. You can prepare this delicious sweet at home using a few, easily available ingredients. This barfi recipe is just what you need to celebrate the new beginnings.

You can also serve this dessert to your guests if you are planning to host a new year party. It can also be a good return gift for your friends and family. 

Moong Dal Barfi Recipe Card

Celebrate new beginnings by making this delicious barfi at home.

Total Time :
50 min
Preparation Time :
10 min
Cooking Time :
40 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Tanya Malik


  • 1 Cup Moong Dal
  • 1 Cup Sugar
  • 1 Cup Mawa
  • 3/4 Cup Ghee
  • 1 Tbsp Almonds
  • 1 Tbsp Pistachios
  • 1 Tbsp Raisins


Step 1
Wash moong dal and soak for 3 hours.
Step 2
Next, strain dal and grind the mixture in grinder.
Step 3
In a pan, add ghee and add dal paste to it.
Step 4
Keep stirring the mix till the dal changes colour.
Step 5
In another pan, add mawa and roast on low flame. Add moong dal paste to it.
Step 6
Add water and sugar in a pan and boil to make sugar syrup.
Step 7
Pour this sugar syrup to the pan dal mix and stir.
Step 8
Take a tray or plate and grease with ghee. Pour dal mixture and spread evenly.
Step 9
Top with chopped almonds, pistachios and raisins.
Step 10

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After 2 hours, cut the barfi into pieces. Store into an air tight container. This barfi can be enjoyed for upto 10 days.