Nonta Suji Recipe – Suji Ka Namkeen Halwa

Nonta Suji (Salty Samolina) or suji ka namkeen halwa is a very easy yet healthy breakfast/ evening snack recipe in India. In bengali, suji itself means halwa only … 🙂 , as we mostly prepare halwa with rava/samolina. It can be sweet or salty. Today I will share my favorite nonta suji or Suji ka Namkeen Halwa Recipe.

Suji ka Namkeen Halwa Recipe

Suji ka Namkeen Halwa

Ingredients for Suji ka Namkeen Halwa:

Suji ka Namkeen Halwa Recipe

Frying Onion & Potato

1 cup Suji /semolina
1.5 cup water
1 potato chopped
1 onion chopped
Salt to taste
1/2 tsp turmeric powder
1/2 tsp sugar
1 bay leaf
1 green chili finely chopped
1-2 curry leaves (optional)
1 tbsp oil
1 tbsp ghee

How to prepare Suji Ka Namkeen Halwa

  • First of we need to heat oil in a pan.
  • Add onion, green chili & chopped potatoes.
  • You can add some vegetables like carrot, bean, capsicum etc.
  • Anyway, fry the potatoes properly.
  • Add salt & turmeric powder as per taste and cover the lid.
  • We have to fry the potatoes properly till color changes to dark.
  • After frying them keep them aside.
  • Now add ghee in that pan and heat it properly.
Suji ka Namkeen Halwa Recipe

Frying Suji

  • Now add suji/rava to that ghee.
  • Stir continuously and fry the sooji for next 3-4 min.
  • After finishing frying everything, now again heat the pan with little oil.
  • Now add bay leaf to the oil. If you want add curry leaves now.
  • Now add fried potatoes first and then fried suji over the potato.
  • Do not put much oil, as everything is already fried.
  • Now mix them all together.
Suji ka Namkeen Halwa Recipe

Mix fried suji with fried vegetables

  • If required add little salt & add the sugar.
  • After that add water to that mixture.
  • Stir continuously till the water dries.
  • Sooji will increase in size & get soft underwater.
  • Everything will mix properly.
  • We have to make the mixture dry.
  • Don’t add extra water, otherwise it will make a lump after drying up the water.
  • The suji got the same taste that I was looking for.
Suji ka Namkeen Halwa Recipe

Halwa is ready

Take a cup of hot tea and have a spoonful of suji in your mouth. Enjoyed the evening with my family. Try once and share with me how you love this simple suji ka namkeen halwa recipe.