How to make Almond and Pistachio Shrikhand-SK Khazana -

Saffron flavoured shrikhand further enriched with plenty of almonds and pistachios

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Almonds (आलमंड/बादाम), Pistachios (पिस्ते )

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Mithais

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Almond and Pistachio Shrikhand-SK Khazana

Almond and Pistachio Shrikhand-SK Khazana Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 1-1.30 hour

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Almond and Pistachio Shrikhand-SK Khazana Recipe

  • Almonds chopped 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Pistachios chopped 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Hung yogurt 1 cup

  • Milk 1/2 cup

  • Saffron a few stra

  • Castor sugar 8 tablespoons

  • Rose water 1/2 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat milk in a non-stick pan. Add saffron, 3 tablespoons castor sugar, mix and cook till the sugar melts. Remove from heat and set aside.

Step 2

Mix together hung yogurt, pistachios, almonds, rose water, 3 tablespoons castor sugar and some of the milk mixture. Mix till well incorporated.

Step 3

Add the remaining castor sugar and remaining milk mixture and mix well. Transfer into a jar and refrigerate for 1 hour.

Step 4

Transfer the shrikhand into a piping bag and drop dollops on the serving platter. Sprinkle pistachios over them. Arrange a few pooris alongside and serve immediately.

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