Dry Fruit Barfi (Halwa) Recipe (A Healthy Dry Fruit Snack)

Dry Fruit Barfi (Halwa) Recipe (A Healthy Dry Fruit Snack)
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The Dry Fruit Barfi is a delicious quick sweet made from figs, dates, pistachios, almonds, cashew nuts and walnuts. The recipe to make the dry fruit barfi is quick and easy and makes it a perfect sweet for Diwali or even as a healthy snack for kids. These are also high energy and nutritious squares that can be enjoyed by each and everyone in the family.

Serve the Dry Fruit Barfi Recipe for any festivals or as a  Tea Time snack for children.

If you are looking for more Dessert Recipes here are some : 

  1. Kesar Peda Recipe - Diwali Festival Special Sweet
  2. Chocolaty Fulzadi Recipe (Diwali Chocolate Sparklers)
  3. Moong Dal Halwa Recipe (Warm Lentil Pudding with Nuts and Spices)

Cuisine: Indian
Course: Dessert
Diet: Vegetarian
Prep in

30 M

Cooks in

30 M

Total in

60 M


4 Servings


  • 1 cup Dates , seedless, finely chopped
  • 1 cup Dried Figs , dried, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup Pistachios , finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup Cashew nuts , finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup Badam (Almond) , finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup Walnuts , finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon Milk
  • 1 tablespoon Ghee

How to make Dry Fruit Barfi (Halwa) Recipe (A Healthy Dry Fruit Snack)

  1. To begin making the Dry Fruit Barfi Recipe, we will first roast pistachios, cashew nuts, almonds and walnuts in ghee until lightly golden and releases a roasted aroma. Keep aside the roasted nuts aside.

  2. Layer an 8 inch square pan with aluminum foil and keep aside.

  3. Blend the finely chopped dates and figs with 1 tablespoon of milk until smooth.

  4. Now sauté the blend paste in a nonstick wok for 5 minutes till it changes its color to golden brown and well cooked. Keep stirring every couple of minutes until the mixture comes away from the sides of the pan. Add the roasted dry fruits and mix well into the date fig mixture.

  5. Pour and layer this dry fruit barfi mixture into the pan and smoothen it well. Allow it to rest until the mixture is cooled completely and firmed a little.

  6. Cut the Dry Fruit Barfi into equal squares and store in an air-tight container. it during festivals or as a snack for children.

  7. Serve the Dry Fruit Barfi Recipe for any festivals or as a  Tea Time snack for children.

Dry Fruit Halva via Shutterstock

Last Modified On Sunday, 08 October 2017 10:58
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