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
Mangoes are widely used in cuisine.Sweet for lassi(yogurt blend drink), smoothies, Sour & Unripe for pickles, beverage & chutneys check my other mango recipes Mango Mastani, mango cheesecake Mango Icecream, Mango Chutney
Ripe Mangoes 2
Milk 4 cups
Few saffron strands (Soaked in 1 tbsp warmmilk)
Few Ice Cubes
Sugar to taste
Assorted nuts( optional )1tbsp
Blend all ingredients in a blender jar, Serve in a glass.Garnish with Assorted nuts
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.
No-Bake Mango cheesecake recipe it’s a delicious cheesecake recipe with mango puree and cream cheese .An appropriate dessert for guests or parties. I have used gelatine to set the mango layer but you can use agar-agar or China grass, a vegetarian alternative used for the same purpose. This mango cheesecake is a great recipe to try during the summer mango season, fresh mangoes always work best but I have used canned mango pulp here for ease.
Cream cheese 8 oz pack -2
Graham Crackers crumbs- 1 cup
Sweetened condensed Milk- 1 can
Gelatin 1.5 tbsp +1/2 tbsp
Warm Water(in microwave) 1 cup + 1/2 cup(to dissolve gelatin)
Sugar- 2 tbsp (crackers mix) +1 tbsp +1/2 tbsp (to mix in gelatin)
Mango puree 1 cup +3/4 cup
Butter Melted-1/4 cup
Springform Pan 9″
Take a bowl add crushed graham crackers crumbs ,sugar,& melted butter mix properly.take a springform pan then add crackers mix in Springform pan and press with a help of a spoon,keep in a fridge for 10-15 min
Take 1 cup warm water in a bowl add 1.5tbsp gelatin & 1 tbsp sugar mix till it dissolved ,cover & keep aside .take a blender jar add cream cheese,dissolve gelatin ,condensed milk & mango puree till it blended smoothly.take out springform Pan from fridge & pour mix on top of set Crackers crumbs mix,keep in a freezer for 20-30 min or till it set
Take 3/4 cup mango puree in a bowl dissolve same way 1 tbsp gelatin +1/2 tbsp sugar & now add dissolve gelatin in mango puree & mix properly if needed add more sugar in mango puree.take out springform pan from freezer & check 2nd layer set properly.now pour mango puree on top of it * keep in a fridge to set once it set Cut & enjoy Ur No Bake Mango cheesecake.
Panna cotta (In Italian meaning ‘cooked cream’) is an Italian dessert of sweetened cream thickened with gelatin & molded. The cream may be aromatized with rum, coffee, vanilla, or other flavorings.I am sharing Mango Panna cotta made with a fresh cream, gelatin, sugar ,and mango puree.
skimmed Milk-1/14 cup
vanilla extract -1tsp(optional)
sugar-1/4 cup or as much sweeter u like
Gelatin-1 packet (dissolved1-2 tbsp in warm water)
Mango puree – 3/4cup +2 tbsp
Pour milk & cream in a pan on medium heat ..let it be warm keep stirring and add sugar and mix properly..till it start boiling ..remove pan from heat as cream heated fast it may come out of pan.now add dissolve gelatin and mix properly.we will strain in another bowl ..so that remaining gelatin should be mixed evenly.once a mixture comes to room temp .add mango puree & mix properly.pour in a glass or bowl to set .i prefer overnight .
de-mould a Panna cotta pour 2 tbsp on top .serve !!
Easy to make 3 ingredients recipe.Mango pureed mixed with whipped cream & condensed milk.Adapted from a web @show me the curry
Mango pulp (sweetened)-850 gm
Condensed milk -1/2 tin
Whipped cream -250 gm
Mango cubes :-few(optional)
Take a deep bowl..add mango pulp.condensed milk & whipped cream..mix all ingredients with spoon or hand whisker.(not electric).pour in a tight lid box..after 2 hrs mix mango cubes & put again freezer for at least 4 hrs or till it freeze.Serve & enjoy !!