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Refreshing Saffron Mango Lassi

Lassi is a traditional Indian beverage. Lassi is a yogurt based drink and might be sweet lassi or salty lassi.

Sweet Lassi is a mixture of yogurt with spices, milk /rose water and fruits such as mango, strawberries or lemon. It is flavoured with cardamom, saffron and rose water.

Salty Lassi is a mixture of yogurt with water and salt. Salty Lassi is called Doogh in Iran and is one of most popular drinks in Iran.

Saffron Mango Lassi

Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Indian
Keyword: drink, beverage, saffron mango lassi, mango lassi, mango milk shake, saffron,
Servings: 4
Author: Rozina Dinaa
Cost: £2


  • blender


  • 2 cups plain yogurt
  • 2 tbsp cold milk
  • 1 tbsp sugar or honey
  • 1 tbsp saffron water
  • 1 tbsp chopped pistachio
  • ½ tsp cardamom powder


  • Peel and chop mangos.
  • Place chopped mangos, sugar, milk, yogurt, saffron water, and cardamom in a blender.
  • and blend for couple of minutes until smooth.
  • Pour it in glasses and sprinkle chopped pistachio.

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