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What country is the origin of Halvah?

india ------------------------------ Halva, or halva, is a Turkish confection dating back well beyond recorded history. The word means 'sweetmeat', and there are several languages which feature similar words, with differing spellings, for similar confectionery. It has long been associated with… Full Answer

How do you make semolina halva?

Hi try this recipe. I used to have one from the hare Krishna cookbook that didn't have all the spices just sultanas butter etc but this one looks good http://www.kurma.net/faq/q18.html Full Answer

Is halva nutricious?

There are probably better choices, nutritionally--for the small amount of B vitamins contributed by the sesame seeds, there sure is an awful lot of fat, plus the sugar, in the form of honey, doesn't do a body much good. But… Full Answer