Aamrakhand (Mango-Flavored Yogurt) Recipe

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Inspired Indian home cooking.

Aamrakhand (Mango-Flavored Yogurt) Recipe
  • Yield:Serves 2
  • Active time: 15 minutes
  • Total time:45 minutes


  • 2 cups unflavored yogurt
  • 4 Alphonso Mangoes
  • 1/2 teaspoon saffron strands


  1. 1.

    Place the yogurt in fine mesh strainer lined with a double layer of cheesecloth and allow the water to drain over a bowl for at least 15 minutes. Meanwhile, cut and scoop out the flesh of the mangoes. Transfer drained yogurt, mangoes, and saffron to the bowl of a blender. Blend on low speed until combined, about 30 seconds. Transfer to a bowl and chill for at least half an hour. Serve as a dessert or as a traditional meal with puris (deep fried bread).