Pudina Chaas Recipe | Mint Flavoured Buttermilk Recipe | Pudina Lassi Recipe

By: Sowmya Subramanian
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Pudina chaas is a refreshing drink that is traditionally prepared after every meal in Punjab and the other parts of the country. It is prepared by grinding pudina leaves with chilli and ginger and adding it to the curd with water.

The pudina lassi is a refreshment and also acts as a coolant. Both mint leaves and curd have a cooling effect and hence this drink is perfect to quench your thirst on a hot summer day. Generally, in Punjab, every meal usually ends with people drinking a glass of lassi that cools the body after a spicy meal.

The pudina chaas is an effortless recipe and needs no expertise to prepare it. So, if you are looking for a healthy summer cooler, pudina chaas is an ideal recipe to prepare. Here is the step-by-step procedure along with images. Also, watch the video on how to make the mint-flavoured buttermilk.

PUDINA CHAAS RECIPE VIDEO

pudina chaas recipe
PUDINA Chaas Recipe | Mint Flavoured Buttermilk Recipe | Punjabi Mint Chaas Recipe | Pudina Lassi Recipe
Pudina Chaas Recipe | Mint Flavoured Buttermilk Recipe | Punjabi Mint Chaas Recipe | Pudina Lassi Recipe
Prep Time
10 Mins
Cook Time
-
Total Time
10 Mins

Recipe By: Meena Bhandari

Recipe Type: Beverages

Serves: 2

Ingredients
  • Pudina leaves - 5-6 + for garnishing

    Ginger (grated) - an inch

    Green chilli - 1

    Water - 1 cup

    Thick curd - 2 cups

    Salt to taste

    Jeera powder - 1 tsp

    Dry pudina powder - for garnishing (optional)

Red Rice Kanda Poha
How to Prepare
  • 1. Take the pudina leaves and chop them.

    2. Chop the green chilli too.

    3. Add the chopped pudina leaves and the green chilli to the mixer jar.

    4. Further, add the grated ginger and half a cup of water into the jar.

    5. Blend it into a smooth and flowing consistency.

    6. Take thick curd in a bowl and whisk it to a smooth texture.

    7. Add the blended mint mixture to it.

    8. Add half a cup of water and whisk it well again.

    9. Add salt and jeera powder and blend well.

    10. Transfer it into a serving glass.

    11. Lastly, garnish it with dry pudina powder and fresh mint leaves.

Instructions
  • 1. Wash the mint leaves thoroughly before using them.
  • 2. In case you are preparing this for a Vrat, you can use sendha namak instead of the normal salt.
Nutritional Information
  • Serving Size - 1 glass
  • Calories - 244 cal
  • Fat - 15.8 g
  • Protein - 12.7 g
  • Carbohydrates - 13.3 g

STEP BY STEP - HOW TO MAKE PUDINA CHAAS

1. Take the pudina leaves and chop them.

pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe

2. Chop the green chilli too.

pudina chaas recipe

3. Add the chopped pudina leaves and the green chilli to the mixer jar.

pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe

4. Further, add the grated ginger and half a cup of water into the jar.

pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe

5. Blend it into a smooth and flowing consistency.

pudina chaas recipe

6. Take thick curd in a bowl and whisk it to a smooth texture.

pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe

7. Add the blended mint mixture to it.

pudina chaas recipe

8. Add half a cup of water and whisk it well again.

pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe

9. Add salt and jeera powder and blend well.

pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe

10. Transfer it into a serving glass.

pudina chaas recipe

11. Lastly, garnish it with dry pudina powder and fresh mint leaves.

pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe
pudina chaas recipe
Story first published: Monday, August 7, 2017, 19:00 [IST]
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