Semolina Helva with Ice Cream
150gr Semolina Flour
2 tablespoons of unsalted Butter
168gr of Sugar
2 tablespoons of Pine Nuts
480ml of Water
To garnish: Vanilla Ice Cream, chopped Pistachio Nuts and Cinnamon Powder
How to prepare
Add the butter to a pan and on a medium low heat lightly fry the semolina and pine nuts stir constantly until golden brown.
Stir in the sugar and add the water to the pan stirring with a wooden spoon.
Stir occasionally until the mixture reaches the right consistency.
Turn the heat off, cover with a lid and let it stand for 1 minute.
Place on a serving dish make a well in the centre and spoon in some ice cream.
Sprinkle on the pistachio and cinnamon and serve immediately while still warm.
The Turkish name for this dish Dondurmali Irmik Helvasi