Aluwa (අලුවා)

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Aluwa is a sweet food, specially in Sinhala & Tamil New Year Season in Sri Lanka.

How to prepare Aluwa in Sri Lanka.


  • 1 1/2 lbs. Rice flour.
  • 4 cups Coconut Treacle (available in Sri Lankan Grocery Stores).
  • 25 raw Cashews chopped.


  • Boil the treacle in a saucepan.
  • Add the rice flour and Cashews. Stir until all three are mixed well.
  • When the mixture thickens transfer on to a well floured board, spread and form into a 1 inch thick block. Cut into pieces of any shape you prefer.

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