Handwa is known as a spicy cake. Handwa is a gujarati item and very much like by everyone. Climate and culture play a big role in a region’s cuisine. Gujarat has hot and dry climate and its people are largely vegetarian. Dry red chilies, oil, salt, citric acid and sugar are used generously as they act as good food preservatives. Handvo Made from a variety of dals, spices and generous amount of oil, handvo is a unique and nutritious dish from Gujarat.