Homemade almond-pistachios mix
50 grams pistachios unsalted
50 grams sarai paruppu
10 whole cardamoms
A real generous pinch of saffron
1/2 cup sugar
1.Roast all the nuts in low flame till crisp.Allow to cool thoroughly.
2.Add saffron,sugar and cardamom.Grind to a fine powder.
3.Store in a air tight jar.
Almond-pistachios flavored milk
1 cup boiled milk
3 teaspoons almond-pistachios mix
Stir in 3 teaspoons almond-pistachios mix in a cup of milk and enjoy hot or chilled
1.Other than consuming with milk you can use this powder for
Use in cookies dough,cake batter for flavoring instead of vanilla
Use as an ice cream base
Use to make instant badam katli if the powder is prepared early
2 There should be absolutely no moisture in the ingredients as well as the grinding jar used for this
3.Do not grind in pulse method as almond starts leaving out butter content.Powder at a stretch for a short time.