Definitions for "Halva"
A Middle Eastern sweet based on ground roasted sesame seeds and honey.
Ground roasted sesame seeds and honey from the Middle East.
Sweets made from syrup and vegetables or fruit. Serve cold in small squares. It is translucent and comes in bright colours depending on ingredient used; e.g. orange (carrot), green (pistachio), red (mango), etc. Has texture thicker than Turkish delight. Sometimes garnished with edible silver foil.