kozhikodan bananahalwa – home made sweets

Traditional home made sweets

Kozhikodan halwa, the taste of Kerala. Kozhikode is a city in the state of Kerala very famous for Kozhikodan halwa, a soft rubbery texture sweet that is very popular throughout the country. There is a street in Kozhikode selling varieties of Kozhikodan halwa’s, named Sweet Meat Street by the Britishers. The Kozhikodan halwa is made of wheat and it is available in varieties of colors like black, orange, brown, yellow, green etc depending on the ingredient used.

The specialty of the Kozhikodan halwa is that it is made with pure coconut oil, and not ghee like other halwa’s