Strawberry Shrikhand

Strawberry srikhand
Shrikhand originated from “Gujrat” is a traditional indian sweetdish with Hung curd(Greek yogurt) as main ingrident. It is very healthy as yogurt contains millions of Bacteria which is very good for Digestion and Healthy Stomach.Traditionally shrikhand is made with saffron,cardimon & nuts , but i have given a hand to a straberry flavoured srikhand.

TYPE : SWEETDISH
Time :
 10 min

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INGRIDENTS:
– 1 cup hung curd ( greek yogurt)
– 3/4 cup caster sugar
– 3/4 cup strawberry puree
– pinch of cardimon powder
– Strawberry (cut in small pieces)

STRAWBERRY PUREE:
Grind 75-100 gm strawberry in a grinder  and 2-3 tsp milk (if required)

PREPRATION:
Add the strawberry puree,sugar,cinamon,cut strawberry in the yogurt and mix it well utill it gets a smoothe texture and gets mixed well

Set it for some time in freezer and Garnish it with a big strawbeey Piece !! 🙂

DISCLAIMER:
-Use fresh strawberry which is not much sour.
-keep the puree  as thick as possible
To know what is hung curd and how it is made CLICK HERE


you can also make shrikhand the same way by using cinamon(powder) and Saffron. Amarkhand using mango and nuts and MIXED FRUIT using mutliple fruits.

SPINACH PESTO PASTA

pesto pasta
TIME: 15 Min
TYPE: Appetiser

INGRIDENTS REQUIRED:
– 100 gm Pasta
– 30-35 ml virgin olive oil
– 50 gm Spinach
– 50 gm Basil
– 1/2 cup Mozzarella/Parmesan cheese
– Oregano (as per taste)
– Salt (as per taste)
– 2 cloves garlic
– 30 gm Pine nutes

PESTO PASTA ING
actual amount

MAKING SAUCE:
For making spinach pesto sauce Blanch SPINACH ( poaching in hot water for 2 min) and wash basil with water.

Add the blanched Spinach and basil to a food processor along with garlic olive oil, pinenuts and process it to form a sauce.

PREPRATION:
Boil Pasta in hot water for 8-10 min with 1 tsp salt and oil.

When pasta is boiled add little olive oil to the pan and add Pasta and sauce to it respectively.

Cook it for 3-4 min,add cheese & oregano to it and serve in a beautiful plate.

DISCLAIMER:
you can also add onion or vegetables
Pasta must be perfectly boiled