DRYFRUIT SHRIKHAND

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Shrikhand is a delicious sweet yogurt dish, popular in the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra. ย Actually now popular worldwide ๐Ÿ™‚ Hung yogurt is sweetened and flavour with cardamom powder and saffron and studded with crunchy mixed nuts.

One can add favourite seasonal fruit flavours too. Chilled shrikhand along with hot puris make a delicious meal any time of the year.

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Lets checkout the Quick recipe for Shrikhand.

INGREDIENTS:

  • 5 cup fresh Curd (Made from 1 lt Full Fat Milk)
  • 1/2 tsp Saffron strands ( Soaked in 2 tsp warm milk)
  • 1/2 cup Mix Nuts (Cashew, Almond, Pistachio)
  • 2/3 tsp Cardamom Powder
  • 1 cup Powdered Sugar (More or less as per taste)

METHOD

For this recipe, its compulsory to use Fresh curd. Sour curd will give sour taste and one need to use more sugar.

Hang the curds in a muslin cloth in a cool place (Preferably in refrigerator ) for 3 -4 hours until all the whey has drained off.

Rub the saffron into the warm milk until it dissolves.Keep aside. Mix together the hung curds, sugar, saffron mixture and cardamom in a bowl and churn using a hand blender.

Note: I have not added any color in dish, if one wish one can add saffron color for bright color.

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Garnished with slivers of pistachios and almonds. Serve chilled..

Hope you all love this

Happy Cooking ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚

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  1. This is an amazing recipe, and thank you, dear Ruchi, for nominating me. I humbly accept, but, with your permission, will post my response next week, after the Jewish holidays. Congratulations on your awards – you definitely deserve both of them!

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