Janmashtami Special Recipe: Shrikhand

Updated: Aug 18, 2014, 08:41 AM IST


1 (18 ounce) container Plain Yogurt
1/2 cup Granulated Sugar
1 tsp Rose Water (optional)
1/2 tsp Ground Cardamom
Dash of Ground Nutmeg
Few threads of Saffron
4 tsp finely chopped Green Pistachios


Mix all the ingredients of Shrikhand, except pistachios.

After mixing the ingredients, put them in a bowl and cover it with a lid. Refrigerate the mixture for at least 2 hours.

After waiting for two hours, take the bowl off the refrigerator.

By this time, the mixture would have reached the consistency of a dessert.

Now, you may stir and spoon the Shrikhand (Sweet Golden Yogurt) into dessert dishes.

Sprinkle with pistachios.