Dry Fruit Powder Mix – Nuts Powder For Turri Drink Recipe
Dry Fruit Powder Mix or Nuts Powder Recipe for Turri Drink. Healthy dry Fruit Powder Mix powder is another special that is in my To-do list especially for Ramadan. We call it as a Turri drink powder also, and it is one of the most nutritious dry fruit drink that keeps your body energetic and healthy during fasts.
The nuts powder mix consists of various dry fruits, namely – almonds, pistas, kaju, dried coconut, makhana, and walnuts. The other Ingredients includes, green cardamom, cloves, ghee and saffron (optional). For this dry fruit powder mix recipe, you can add melon seeds or poppy seeds also. personally i do not like the flavour of poppy seeds in turri, so i skip it always.
You can drink it as your iftar or light dinner or even Suhr(sehri). In our region( north India), we call it Turri. There are many ways for the preparation of turri drink mix, each recipe differs from home to home. This is best for not only for adults but all the age groups.
This easy essential dry fruit powder mix can be made in bulk and refrigerated. During Ramadan,
In case, if you are allergic to cashews or coconut, skip them and proceed with the rest. Further more, you can add your choice of nuts and even increase the amount of nuts you like the most. There is no hard and fast rules for the choices of nuts. But I highly recommend you to add makhana(Fox nuts)as they are rich in calcium, helps in Arthritis and neuralgias, good for diabetic patients and strengthens your spleen and kidney. Fox nuts helps in increasing your moisture level in body, aids digestion and rejuvenates respiratory system.
Turri drink is good for your health in winters, rains or while you are in fast. In most of the Muslim households, it is a must make nourishing drink in North India during the month of Ramadan and in winters. A Glassful of this drink makes best healthy breakfast or sip it warm before bed on rainy or chilly nights. Let’s go through how to make this yummy healthy dry fruit powder mix at home
Healthy Dry Fruit Powder Mix Recipe
Dry Fruit Powder Mix Ingredients:
All the ingredients are at room temperature
300 gms, almonds
200 gms, pistachios
100 gms, cashew nuts
250 gms, walnuts
100 gms, fox nuts (makhane)
50 gms, dried coconut, roughly chopped
8 nos, green cardamoms
8 nos, cloves
3/4 cup ghee
1&1/2 tablespoon, cardamom powder
A generous 2 pinch of saffron
How to make Dry Fruit and Nuts Powder Mix (Turri Drink Mix)?
Grind separately, the almonds, pistachios, walnuts, coconut, fox nuts to a powder. Some might even be a coarse bits, thats absolutely fine. Mix all of them in large bowl after grinding.
Very lightly roast the saffron and keep it aside.
In a deep heavy bottom pan, heat ghee. once ghee is hot, add green cardamoms and cloves. Fry them for few seconds.
Add dry fruit powder and mix well. Cook on medium low heat for 6-8 minutes or until it releases aroma and reaches slighty golden colour. Stir in between
Finally add cardamom powder and crushed saffron. cook for another minute or 2.
Take it off the heat and cool completely.
Once cooled, store it in clean airtight jar or container. You can easily store this powder mix for 4 months under refrigeration.
Heat 1 glass of milk, add 2 tsp of dry fruit powder mix, sugar to taste, bring it to boil and simmer for 3-4 minutes. Enjoy hot or warm.
You can also mix the hareera powder to glass of warm milk and drink it. But I prefer the other method of simmering it with milk as it makes the drink more flavourful, aromatic and tasty