Banana Dates Halwa | Sweet Recipe with Dates

Banana Dates Halwa

Its difficult to make my kids eat banana,i have to push them my son some how will eat but daughter won't .Lastly when i got some banana some were left out  and i don't want to make any cupcake or paniyaram,made this halwa together with dates and it was yummy.
As i like sweets more i post this on my special day today,my birthday.

Cooking time:30mins
Recipe type: sweet
Recipe Cuisine: Indian
Author: Babitha


  • Banana-2 ( over riped)
  • Dates- 10-12
  • Milk- 1\3 cup
  • Sugar- 2 tsp
  • ghee- 1\4 cup + 1 tbsp
  • cashew- few



1.In a pan add some ghee ,fry cashew and keep aside.In the same pan add chopped banana and saute for a while.

2.Meanwhile remove the seeds from dates and microwave it with milk for 1 or 2 mins.(this is to make the dates little soft).

3.When the banana has cooked and mashed well,add the dates with the milk and keep stirring.Add ghee at regular intervals.

4.In about 5-7 mins it will get thicken,add this stage 2 tsp of white sugar.Add ghee as needed .the sugar will dissolve, become watery and then form mass leaving the sides of the pan.Switch off and add fried cashew.Serve.

No coloring added,and yummy halwa is ready.


1.This can be made with any variety of banana.

2.Add  less  sugar or avoid it  if ur dates are sweeter.


  1. this looks really yum... wishes of the day dear...

  2. Delicious and mouth watering halwa.. Looks soo yummy.. I'm sure your kids wouldf have loved it.. Many happy returns of the day Babitha.. Hugsxx

  3. VEry delicious and healthy halwa dear, looks yumm...
    Wish you a very very Happy Birthday...

  4. yummy and delicious halwa... I am drooling her... Happy Birthday...

  5. Yummy and healthy recipe with all natural sugar infused :) Very Happy Birthday to u dear :)

  6. WOw!!! Yummy I love to try this recipe at my home and I hope everyone love it thanks for sharing this to us actually I am a sweet lover so I just loved this kind of hallway.....

  7. Healthy one... Happy birthday akka...

  8. Happy birthday Babitha, hope you had fun day. This halwa looks delicious.

  9. Delicious halwa, looks so yummy.

  10. very delicious halwa

    on-going event: healthy breakfast

  11. Delicious halwa recipe.. Looks nice !


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