Falooda ~ Emirati Vermicelli Drink
Recipe type: Drink
Cuisine: UAE
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Serves: 3
  • 2 tsp chia seeds or basil seeds (I used chia seeds)
  • 100 ml water
  • 100 gm vermicelli
  • 500 ml chilled milk
  • 120 ml rose syrup
  • 100 ml ice cold water
  • Crushed pistachios for garnish
  1. Soak the chia/ basil seeds in water for 10 minutes till plump. Set aside.
  2. Cook the vermicelli in hot water till done. Drain, wash well with cold water and set aside to cool.
  3. Blend the remaining ingredients except the pistachios in a blender. Pour into a large jug, add in the vermicelli and chia/ basil seeds and stir well till combined.
  4. Store in the fridge till serving time.
  5. Pour into glasses, top with pistachio. Serve cold.
Recipe by The Big Sweet Tooth at https://www.thebigsweettooth.com/falooda-emirati-vermicelli-drink/