Badam (Almond) Milk
Badam (Almond) milk is a traditional drink, in which milk is flavoured with almonds & saffron. This relishing drink can win over the most ardent milk sceptics, especially kids. Wholesome and tasty Sarda Farms is used to make delicious Badam Drink which can be served hot or cold.
- 18- 19 Almonds (Badam) soaked in water for 4-5 hours
- 3 ½ - 4 Cups of Sarda Farms milk
- ½ Cup sugar
- Large pinch of saffron
- Sliced nuts like almonds, pistachios or chironji for garnish
Drain the water from the almonds. Peel off and discard the skin.
Grind the almonds to a smooth paste in a blender. Use 2-3 tablespoons milk to make the paste.
Mix the sugar and milk in a non-stick pan and heat over medium-low heat.
Bring the milk to a boil, add saffron and simmer for 3-4 minutes. Stir a few times so that it does not stick to the bottom of the pan.
Add the ground almonds and stir so that they are incorporated properly.
Simmer for 1-2 minutes and serve hot or chilled garnished with nuts.
You can use cardamom, nutmeg or cinnamon instead of/along with saffron.
You can adjust the ratio of almonds to milk depending on the desired consistency of milk.