Dec 25, 2015

Chukku Milagu Paal Recipe - Dry Ginger & Pepper Milk - Home Remedy for Cough & Cold



This is a staple drink in my home, whenever someone gets cold, cough or throat pain this milk comes handy. It gives such a relief for them. There is nothing more soothing for your throat than a cup of hot chukku paal.

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There are so many versions we make this milk. Will share all the version with you guys soon..There are some point you have to remember when you make this..

1)If you are making this for people who have cold, add half milk and half water
2)If you dont have palm rock candy, you can use palm sugar / karupatti..Separately heat palm jaggery with little water, strain this and add it to the milk in the end. Dont add it and boil it, because it may make the milk curdle.


This is not only for sick people, you can have this even daily before going to bed, it gives such a good and peaceful sleep. Hope you will give this a try and let me know how it turns out for you..


Preparation Time : 2 mins
Cooking Time : 6 to 7 mins
Serves: 1

Ingredients:

Milk - 1 1/4 cup ( if you are making this for people who have cold, add half milk and half water)
Turmeric Powder / Manjal Podi - 1/2 tsp
Dry Ginger Powder / Chukku Podi - 3/4 tsp
Fresh Black Pepper Powder - 1/4 tsp
Palm Rock Candy / Panakarkandu - 1 tblspn or to taste

Method:

Take all the ingredients in a sauce pan and mix well. 

Put it on heat and bring it to a boil, once it boils simmer the flame and cook for 5 min or so.

Now strain this milk and serve immediately

Pictorial:
Take your ingredients


Take Palm sugar candy in a sauce pan..It is also called as panakarkandu


Add in milk..if you are making this for people who have cold,
 add half milk and half water


add in turmeric powder


add in freshly crushed pepper and dry ginger powder


give it a good mix


put it on heat


bring it to a boil and simmer it for 5 min


now all the medicinal effect has been infused with the milk


now strain this


press and extract all the flavour


Pour it into serving glass from a height to create a foam


Serve immediately


This hot drink gives great relief from cold and cough and is so soothing for the throat

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