Indian parents and their unwavering belief in the power of homemade goodness is legendary! When
it comes to fizzy 'western' drinks that can be bought off the shelf, they'll frown upon them faster
than we can say ‘carbonation.’ It's like they have a sixth sense for sniffing out those sneaky cola cans
hiding in the back of the fridge.
Come Summer, in their quest to keep us healthy, they become the ultimate ‘cooling’ food
ambassadors. So when the scorching heat has the household yearning for a refreshing drink – moms
have just the answer - Badam Milk! The one beverage that reigns supreme, as it is not only pleases
our taste buds but also meets the approval of our health-conscious parents.
For the uninitiated family members who doubt the mighty Badam Milk, the coaxing pattern goes
from, “It’s most delicious” to “I am telling you it’s healthy” to "Why go for a cola when a glass of
badam will make you strong like your favourite superhero? (a bait line for kids all over the world)"
Oh, the ultimate persuasive powers of Indian parents on a mission!
The Badam Milk preparation rituals are no less than a sight to behold. It's like a sacred ceremony
passed down through generations. Moms carefully handpick the plumpest almonds, and soak them
overnight. The next morning, armed with patience, the humble but dependable blender and a touch
of momsy magic, they blend those soaked almonds into a creamy gold concoction that could rival
any gourmet dessert. It's like they're secretly training for the MasterChef Badam Milk Edition!
Maybe it's the love they pour into every glass, but just one sip of that homemade delight, is known
to entice even the most reluctant of taste buds forever. We become willing converts to the cult of
badam milk, spreading the gospel to our unsuspecting friends who have yet to experience the joy of
Come, accompany me on a nostalgic trip down memory lane and see for yourself why Badam Milk is
an ageless favourite of Indian moms and for once, of Indian kids too!
A taste of heaven
Picture this: A glass filled with a velvety elixir, emanating the mesmerizing aroma of almonds and
saffron. As you take your first sip, a symphony of flavours dances on the palate, ranging from the
rich, creamy texture to the subtle sweetness of the almonds. Each sip is a trip to paradise, as the
flavours envelop your senses and evoke a sense of pure bliss.
Health in every sip
Indian Badam Milk is not just a treat for your taste buds; it also boasts an array of health benefits
that will make your body thank you, and your mom give it an upvote! Almonds, the star ingredient,
are packed with nutrients like vitamin E, magnesium, and healthy fats that promote the healthy
functioning of the heart and the brain. This elixir is also a great source of protein and calcium,
providing nourishment and strengthening your bones. Talk about a one-two punch of deliciousness
The cool quotient
With summer temperatures soaring, finding innovative ways to keep the family cool and nourished
becomes the priority for every Indian mom. Badam Milk comes to the rescue as the quintessential
cooling drink. It has a natural soothing effect on the body, thanks to its hydrating properties. Sip by
sip, it replenishes lost fluids, helping you beat the heat and stay refreshed throughout the scorching
Indian Badam Milk is not just a drink; it's a time machine that transports us to the carefree days of our childhood. Its tantalizing taste, coupled with its health benefits and cooling properties, make it the perfect summer companion. So, go ahead, indulge in a glass of this delightful elixir, and let it whisk you away to a world of nostalgia and mirth. Raise your glass and say cheers to the good times and the timeless joy that Indian Badam Milk brings!
If you want to be spared of the hassle of preparing it from scratch, here’s the next best ‘closest to
the real one’ alternative: Badam Milk Mix from Priya Foods’ Mithai Moments range. Just one spoon, a stir and in an instant, you are good to gulp it down or savour it sip by sip, whichever is your
style! You can get Priya’s Badam Milk Mix at any grocery store near you, or simply order it from the
comfort of your arm chair at: https://priyafoods.com/products/instant-badam-milk-mix-200g