Andhra Majjiga Recipe

Andhra Majjiga, is a very refreshing spiced yogurt drink majorly consumed in south India. Its is a part of regular meal, and is believed to be very soothing and healing for the stomach and gastric problems.
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Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time10 Min
Ready In20 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthy++Servings4
VegetarianInterest Group

Recipe Story

Andhra Majjiga, is my regular afternoon drink during summers, apart from cooling from within the drink has a wonderful quality of inducing sleep. For sleep lovers like me, it does a great job in luring me to sleep, with a super cool effect.


 Water400 Milliliter (large pinch)
 Curd100 Milliliter
 Green chillies2 , finely chopped
 Ginger piece1⁄2 Inch, grated or crushed
 Lemon juice2 Tablespoon
 Salt To Taste
 Coriander leaves1 Tablespoon (a few leaves)
 Mustard seeds1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Oil1⁄2 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 29 Calories from Fat 14

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 2 g2.5%

Saturated Fat 0.62 g3.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 3.3 mg

Sodium 110.6 mg4.6%

Total Carbohydrates 3 g0.9%

Dietary Fiber 0.31 g1.2%

Sugars 1.7 g

Protein 1 g2.5%

Vitamin A 6.8% Vitamin C 27.9%

Calcium 3.8% Iron 1.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In blender, add water, curd and blend well.
2. Add chopped green chillies, grated ginger, lemon juice, salt, coriander leaves and mix well.

3. In a pan, heat oil, add mustard seeds, allow to splutter, add curry leaves, remove from heat and add to the majjiga and cover and blend with a churner.
4. Chill in refrigerator.

5. Serve chilled.