A smoothie is a thick beverage made from blended raw fruit or vegetables with other ingredients such as water, ice, dairy products or sweeteners.Smoothies are made of different ingredients such as blended fruit/vegetables, water, crushed ice, fruit juice, and nuts.
I am sharing delicious Smoothie recipe which is prepared using one of my favorites Spice Saffron for added flavor & most favorite fruit Mango
Lassi is a popular traditional yogurt-based drink from the India.it is a blend of yogurt, water, spices and sometimes fruit. Different type of lassi salted, sweet lassi.when it is served as a savory drink, then flavored with ground and roasted cumin, chopped green chilli coriander leaves & mint leaves or simply adding salt. Sweet lassi is a form of lassi flavored with sugar, rosewater, other fruit juices or Flavored syrup.check my salty lassi Mint Lassi
I am sharing a simple sweet lassi Rose flavored lassi few ingredients & easy to make Cool & Healthy Beverage
1 cup yogurt
1/2 cup chilled water or Milk
1/4 cup Rose syrup
Sugar to taste
Few Ice Cubes
Blend all ingredients in a blender Jar.Served Chilled in a Glass.
Used rose syrup store bought & it contained sugar so while adding extra sugar be careful
Mango Mastani drink I never had before @india but heard & read a lot about this delicious drink.Today my daughter want to have mango milkshake but with a dollop of icecream.then only I got an idea to prepare this drink.available ingredients in Pantry & ice cream in a refrigerator.
It’s a popular dessert drink from Pune city in India. It’s a thick mango milkshake topped with Vanilla or Mango Icecream.& Nuts like cashew nut,pistachios & almonds.
1 cup chopped mango or fresh mango pulp
1 /2 cup chilled whole milk/ full fat milk
Cardamom powder a pinch(optional)
Few ice cubes (optional)
1.tbsp sugar or as required
1 scoop of vanilla ice cream or any ice cream of your choice
In a blender jar add mango cubes then.add sugar, cardamom powder.Blend to a smooth puree.Now add milk and few ice cubes.Blend again until all blends well.Pour into the serving glasses leaving half inch space on the top.Scoop out a dollop of ice cream and place them on the top.Garnish with pistachios & cashew nuts.Mango mastani is ready.Served chilled & drink this before Icecream Melt.
A smoothie is a thick beverage made from blended raw fruit and/or vegetables, with other ingredients such as water, ice, dairy products adding sugar or honey.
Strawberry is packed with vitamin C, fiber, antioxidants, and more.It’s a good source of manganese and potassium.Choose medium-sized berries that are firm, plump, and deep red.
Sweet Basil seeds contain healthful amounts of minerals like potassium, manganese, copper, calcium and magnesium, and vitamins C and folates. best known around the world for being the main ingredient in many sweet Asian drinks don’t have any distinguished flavour.
Strawberries chopped 5-6
Sweet basil seeds 1 tsp
Sugar /honey to taste
Chilled Milk 250 ml
Wash & soak Sweet basil seeds with 1/2 cup of water.Blend milk,chopped strawberries,sugar/honey.add soaked basil seeds in a glass.pour a blended mixture & serve tips:-Strained a blended mixture before serving (optional)
Please Consult your nutritionist /dietician before having ,if anyone have allergy or health issues.
Carrots + Oranges work well together and are a great source of Vitamin C, which supports the body in its ability to absorb iron, Beta-Carotene which converts to Vitamin A in the body and helps you maintain a youthful appearance and overall boosted an immune system.
My easy simple recipe made with chopped baby carrot blended with Freshly pressed orange juice.
2 cup baby carrot chopped
2 medium Orange pressed juice
Few ice cubes
Blend baby carrots , orange juice with ice .pour & serve
tips:- I am not a professional nutritionist nor dietician.so plz contact a professional.before taking this ,if anyone have an allergy or health issues.
Oranges are a Good source of vitamin C. Its helping cardiovascular health, reducing stroke risk, lowering cholesterol and even playing a role in improving brain.Watermelons too, are linked to having heart health benefits. The have also been shown lower blood pressure, boost the circulatory system and protect cells from damage.
My Simple recipe ,it’s a heart-healthy combination.no fuss easy making two ingredients.
Watermelon Chunks 2 cup
Navel orange juice 1/2 cup (freshly pressed)
Few ice cubes optional
Add watermelon chunks & orange juice in a blender.blend until watermelon liquefied.add ice cubes in a glass.pour & Serve .
Tips:I am not a professional nutritionist nor dietician.so plz contact a professional.before taking this ,if anyone have an allergy or health issues.
Bananas are a very good source of vitamin ,minerals & dietary fiber.Milk is a healthy foods considered nutrient-rich because they serve as good sources of calcium and vitamin D as well as protein and other essential nutrients.
Banana Blend with Milk infused with Saffron.
Cold Milk -3/4 cup
Heavy whipping cream -1/4 cup
Sugar as much sweeter u like
Saffron strands (soaked in water) & few for garnish
Rose water few drops (optional)
Blend all above ingredients in a blender jar.pour in a glass garnish with saffron strands.Serve chilled !!!
tips :- boil milk adding saffron & then chill .
Before taking,plz consult a health professional if anyone allergic or health issue.
Strawberry blended with Oats & garnish with Nuts.its like a breakfast in a jar.
Rolled oats (roasted )1/2cup
Yogurt /curd 1/2 cup
Honey to taste
Pistachio & almonds for garnish(optional)
Blend all ingredients together. Pour in glass .garnish with dry fruits
Tips :-smoothie mostly thick only.if u like a bit thin u can add little milk & blend
Milk blended with nuts & whole spices.Serve Chilled
Milk 1.5 tr
Saffron strands (soak in milk)
Sugar powdered 1/4 cup or to taste
To make a paste
Almond soaked & peeled 1/4 cup
Cashewnut soaked 10-12
Pistachio 10-12 soaked
Black peppercorns 10-12
Fennel seeds 2 tbsp
Rose water 1 tsp (optional)
Add ingredients in a grinder .make a fine paste.add mixture in a bowl then add milk & sugar.mix properly keep in a refrigerator.
Pour in a glass serve chilled ..garnish with saffron strands & add rose water.