• Foodshaala

Recipe: Cucumber Lime Chiller

Updated: May 22

Looking for a refreshing drink this summer, but want to escape the sugar-loaded beverages? Try this Cucumber Lime Chiller to cool yourself this summer while enjoying Indian flavours. It's a kid-friendly recipe, so do make sure to involve your kids.


Ingredients:

  • 1 large or 2 small cucumbers diced to medium size chunks

  • 1 tsp lemon juice

  • 3/4 tsp black salt

  • 1/2 tsp chaat masala

  • 1/2 tsp roasted cumin (jeera) powder

  • 3-4 tsp honey or brown sugar

  • 7-8 mint leaves

  • 3-4 ice cubes

For assembling:

  • 2-3 cucumber pieces

  • 5-6 ice cubes

  • 2-3 lemon slices

  • 4-5 mint leaves

  • 50-60 ml club soda

  • A cucumber piece in any preferred shape

Serving: 1


Method:

  1. Take a mixer jar. Add cucumber pieces, lemon juice, mint leaves, honey/powdered sugar, black salt, chaat masala, jeera powder and ice cubes.

  2. Grind everything together to a smooth drink.

  3. Strain this mixture through a strainer and keep this juice aside.

Assembly:

  1. Take a glass and add ice cubes, cucumber pieces, lemon slices and mint leaves.

  2. Now add cucumber juice up to 2/3 capacity of the glass.

  3. Now add club soda to the remaining 1/3 space in the glass.

  4. Decorate the glass with a lemon slice and cucumber piece.

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