Ghevar

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Ghevar
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Place of origin India
Region or state Rajasthan
Main ingredients Flour, ghee, kewra
Variations Mawa ghevar, malai ghevar
Cookbook:Ghevar  Ghevar

Ghevar (Devanagari:घेवर) is a Rajasthani sweet traditionally associated with the Teej Festival. It is disc-shaped, and made from oil, flour and sugar syrup. There are many varieties of Ghevar, including plain, mawa and malai ghevar.

It is very famous in the adjoining states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh (among others).

It comes in the market during the Saavan month of Hindus (approx July & August).

It is also gaining wide popularity in Mumbai.