Tapioca (Maravalli kizhangu or kappa) is a healthy source of carbohydrates and is low in saturated fats.My mom prepared this kappa(tapoica) kootu regularly.I just prepared this halwa in a simple way.Its also an instant halwa too.;);)Hope you like this.


100g Tapioca (maravalli kizhangu,Kappa)
2 teaspoon grated coconut
100g Sugar
Pinch Synthetic Food colour 
5 Cashewnuts
2 teaspoon Cardamom Powder
3 teaspoon Ghee


Boil the tapioca for 10 minutes and grind in a mixie as  smooth paste.Heat pan ,Add ghee and tapioca.

Now add grated coconut,sugar,cardamom powder and food colour to mix well.Saute it for 5 minutes.when the sugar gets melted and it forms an aroma.Now switch off the stove.

Garnish with cashewnuts.Halwa is ready......