How to make Banana Walnut Lassi -

Banana and thick yogurt churned together served with a subtle flavour of cardamom

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Bananas (केले), Walnut kernels (अखरोट की गिरि)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Beverages

Banana Walnut Lassi

Banana Walnut Lassi Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Banana Walnut Lassi Recipe

  • Bananas 4

  • Walnut kernels 32 - 40 + for sprinkling

  • Yogurt 4 cups

  • Powdered sugar 1 cup

  • Saffron strands a few + to garnish

  • Green cardamom powder 2 teaspoon + for sprinkling


Step 1

For each portion put 1 cup yogurt in a blender jar. Peel and roughly chop 1 banana and add to the jar. Add 8-10 walnuts, ¼ cup powdered sugar, saffron and ½ teaspoon green cardamom powder and blend to a smooth mixture. Pour into a tall serving glass. Make more portions in the same way.

Step 2

Sprinkle some cardamom powder and crushed walnuts on top. Garnish with a few saffron strands and serve immediately.

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