Bread Sweet Dish (Bread Halwa)

Nabeela Shafique


The humble bread can be turned into one of the finest sweat dishes. we have modified a well known Hyderabadi sweet dish into the most simplest one which goes down well at dinner.

The best thing is that there are no complicated ingredients. So if all you have is Bread, Milk and Sugar you can forego the rest.

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10 Min
25 Min
Pan Fry


  • 3 slice
    toasted bread slices – remove crust – cut in triangles
  • 0.33 tsp
    cardamom powder
  • 1 tsp
    crushed pistachios
  • 1 Tbsp
    flaked almonds
  • 1 pinch
  • 1 Tbsp
    rice flour
  • 2 c
  • 0.75 c

How to Make Bread Sweet Dish (Bread Halwa)


  1. Heat two cups of milk on medium heat
  2. Add 1/3 teaspoon of cardamom powder
  3. Add a small pinch of saffron
  4. Add 3/4 cup of sugar
  5. Bring to a boil and leave To simmer for a few minutes
  6. Pour half of the milk on the Bread slices to soak them in it
  7. Add one tablespoon of rice flour
  8. Stir till the mixture starts to thicken
  9. Pour the rest of the mixture on the bread
  10. Garnish with one tablespoon of crushed Pistachios
  11. Also sprinkle one tablespoon of flaked Almonds
  12. Best served cold

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About Bread Sweet Dish (Bread Halwa)

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: Indian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian Kosher
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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