You can call apple wonder recipe as Apple halwa. It is a perfect sweet dish. Here I added apple, milk and khoa; these ingredients make this recipe more nutritious as well as delicious too. In vegetarian food only dairy and its product contain vitamin D. Vitamin D is very essential for us because it helps in calcium absorption in the body. If you are searching for what to eat during pregnancy, apple halwa is the best food for you, as it is packed with nutrients.It gives you instant energy too.
Main ingredients of Apple wonder (apple halwa) recipe is Apple and khoa.
Apple is one of the most popular fruit among the health conscious people. It is crunchy and delicious also. Apple is packed with phytonutrients and antioxidants. Apple comes in low glycemic index food category. It contains zero saturated fats. Apple is rich in dietary fiber; it helps to prevent the absorption of LDL (bad) cholesterol in the gut and prevents constipation too. Many studies tell that apple helps to detoxify the liver. Apple contain good amount of vitamin C and beta carotene which helps to prevent cataracts. Apples contain quercetin antioxidants; it helps to boost immune system.
Khoa is prepared from milk. It is the concentrated form of milk. Khoa is rich source of proteins and calcium. It gives the wonderful taste to the sweet dish. Usually we use khoa in halwa, guju, barfi, gulab jamun etc.
Those ladies who are searching what to eat during pregnancy, they can have apple wonder. It is packed with proteins, fiber, calcium, energy and other nutrients. As we know during pregnancy nutritional requirements will increase. Whenever you are exhausted you can have it, it gives you instant energy.
Health benefits of Apple wonder (Apple halwa) recipe
- Apple wonder recipe is Protein rich food.
- This recipe needs zero oil to cook as well as it is rich in omega 3 fatty acids. It helps to reduce the symptoms of high blood pressure.
- Apple wonder recipe is rich in vitamins and minerals, it contains Vitamin D also.
- Apple wonder recipe in high in dietary fibers .
- This recipe provides you good amount of calcium, phosphorus, copper and other nutrients. Calcium is essential for bones and teeth health as well as it helps to blood clot.
- Owing to above reasons, it is recommended to add as breakfast recipes in your diet to start the day complete with nutrition.
Serving size– 2
Preparation time – 20 minutes
Shelf life – 1 day (store on fridge)
Apple – 2 no (200 g)
Bread (Brown) – 2 slices
Khoa – 30 g (2 tbsp.) (optional)
Milk – 100 ml
Badam (almonds) – 5 gm
Kaju (cashew nut) – 5 gm
Kishmish (raisin) – 5 gm
Kesar (saffron) – 4 stands
Sugar – 30 g (2 tbsp.) or (sugar free powder 1 tbsp.if you are taking diabetes treatment)
1- Wash and grate apple.
2 – In a pan add grated apple and little water (2 tbsp.) cook it until apple become soft. Cook it in medium flame only.
3 – In food processor grind bread and makes bread crumbs.
4 – When apple gets cooked, add bread crumbs and sugar in to it. Mix-well. Cook it for 5 minutes. Then add sliced nuts and milk stir it well otherwise lumps will form.After that add khoa (crushed/ in powder form) to it. Cook it for 3 to 4 minutes.
5- Decorate it with cashew nuts, Almonds, raisin and saffron. Yummy apple wonder is ready.
Nutritional Information of Apple wonder (Apple Halwa) recipe
Energy kCal- 557.7,
Protein, gm – 11.8,
Carbohydrates, gm – 82.9,
Fat, gm – 19.9,
Dietary Fiber, gm – 6.4,
Vitamin A, mcg – 56.1,
Vitamin B1, mg – 0.1,
Vitamin B2, mg – 0.2,
Vitamin B3, mg – 0.6,
Vitamin B6, mg – 0.0,
Vitamin B9 Folic Acid, mcg – 8.5,
Vitamin B12, mcg – 0.1,
Vitamin C, mg – 4.1,
Vitamin D, mcg – 1.0,
Vitamin E, mg – 1.3,
Vitamin K, mcg – 0.0,
Calcium, mg – 360.0,
Phosphorus, mg – 295.3,
Iron, mg – 4.5,
Magnesium, mg – 50.1,
Copper, mcg – 331.5,
Manganese, mg – 0.4,
Molybdenum, mcg – 0.0,
Zinc, mg – 0.6,
Chromium, mcg – 32.2,
Selenium, mcg – 1.5,
Omega 3, mg – 10.0,
Omega 6, mg – 0.0