What is Buttermilk?
In India, what we call buttermilk isn't exactly what it stands for. However, in common parlance, the delicious curd-based drink called chaas, has come to be known as buttermilk for lack of a better term.Traditionally made by churning out the butter from milk, or even curd (think of Lord Krishna's love for churned butter), one of India's favourite summer beverage recipe has undergone plenty of changes over the years. What used to be made by diluting curd with water, is today made in various different ways across the country.
Neer Mor (South Indian Buttermilk) -
The recipe for this tall drink varies from state to state. It's mostly called chaas in North India, mor in Tamil Nadu, mooru in Kerala, and majige in ...