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Wishing A very Happy and Prosperous Deepavali Celebrate it with a lovely sweet

Wishing All my friends a very happy Deepvali... I kno I m a day late to post mind me i was too busy... Today my SIL delivered A baby Girl so i was bz going here nd there nd now i took a deep breath huh!... All in the family have double joy Deepavali plus the arrival of new one in the Family...Ok without much a do I will post my Deepavali special... Gajar Ka Halwa1 kg Carrots
1 litre Milk
1 teaspoon Cardamom seeds
3/4 cup Water
3 tablespoons Ghee
2 tablespoons Raisins
2 tablespoons Almonds
2 tablespoons Pistachios
450 grams Sugar Put the water to boil, when it starts boiling add the grated carrots. Cook for 5-7 minutes.Add the milk. Cook on a low flame for 1 hour stirring occasionally. Add sugar, mix well and cook till the sugar has dissolved and all the milk has been absorbed.Add ghee and simmer for 2-3 minutes. Add the slightly crushed cardamoms and the raisins. Mix well.Remove the gajjar halwa from heat and arrange in a serving dish. Garnish with almonds and pistachios
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What do u think about this dish???

Which dish do u remember when u think of Pumkin??? Fry, Curry, kheer… If not u I just cud think only about these.
One fine day I see pumkin calling my name loud from my fridge… telling me ‘Hey Gal y r u gonna leave me rotten’ then I pitied on the pumpkin nd thought il take them out n now wht do do vth it??? My thoughts stiked to paratha nd kofta… I always tasted veg kofta… but Kofta’s vth pumpkin??? Never tried??? Now after this recipe I m sure all u guys will try bcoz it turns out to be lovely. I searched for the sanjeev kapoor book nd found beg kota recipe in it( I can always rely on his recipes bcoz they turn out to be indulging)… I replaced all the veggies with pumpkin.
Now after the curry I had to do some roti/chaps/paratha…. I decided for pumpkin paratha bcoz I had to empty pumpkin so tht it doesn cry in my fridge. Nd yepppppy I did.
Now to the recipe:

For Koftas

1 bowl grated pumpkin
2 tsp lemon juice
1 tblsp. gram flour
1 tsp sugar.
1 tsp coriander leaves
oil for d…