- 2 apples, large
- 1 ½ tbsp – ghee / clarified butter
- ¼ cup + 2 tbsp granulated sugar
- ½ tsp cinnamon powder
- ¼ tsp cardamom powder
- ⅛ tsp nutmeg powder
- ¼ cup sliced almonds, to garnish
How to make Apple Halwa
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