Baflo is a summer drink made from raw green mangoes. Known for its cooling properties, Baflo is easy to make and has a sweet and tart taste. Also known as Aam Panna,this green summer mango drink is loaded with calories but will keep everyone happy till they can drown themselves in Aamras.
1 large green mango, unpeeled
1 or more cups sugar (to taste)
1 teaspoon roasted cumin powder
1 teaspoon black salt
12 cups water
Salt to taste
Boil the mango in a cooker till soft.
Let the mango cool for a few minutes, then remove the peel.
Put the pulp in a blender along with a cup or two of water.
Strain in a large vessel.
Add the sugar and the remaining cups of water and bring to a boil.
Add salt, cumin and black salt.
Check taste and water consistency.
Cool and refrigerate.
At the time of serving, pour in a tall glass and garnish with a sprig of mint.
This drink can be safely stored in the fridge for a couple of days.