Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Lemonade


BM # 5  Day 2

This is a classic summer cooler, loved by all. Very traditional and refreshing.different from our regular nimbupani.
Tried and tasted recipe from the book “100 Best Smoothies & Juices”

Here’s what you need …
150 ml……... water
1tsp………... grated lemon rind
6tbsp .............sugar.
125 ml……... lemon juice

How to go about…
Put the water sugar and the grated lemon rind into a small sauce pan and bring to a boil.
Stir constantly.
Boil for 5 minutes.
Remove and cool to room temperature.
Stir in the lemon juice.
Transfer to a glass jug.
Cover with cling film and chill for 2 hours.

Serving style…
Take 2 glasses.
Rub the rim with lemon wedges.
Dip then in granulated sugar to frost.
Put  2-3 ice cubes in the glasses.
Pour the lemon syrup, top with sparkling water.
1 part syrup and 3 parts water.
Stir well and  plunge in some lemon slices.

Garnishing…
Garnish with a lemon or a sweet leme slice.
Check out the Blogging Marathoners doing BM#5 along with me

Curry in a hurry under 30 min: Priya SureshSrivalliUsha 
Seven Days of Colorful Dishes Kid's Special: Vardhini,
 Seven Days of Indian Sweets: HariniSumaVeena 
Seven Days of Regional Specials: AarthiKalyaniPavaniShylaja 
Summer Coolers: PJ,  Vaishali 
Under 15 mins Quick Breakfast: Sushma Pinjala,


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13 comments:

  1. Very different...Margarita style :)

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  2. Refreshing drink and perfect for this summer.
    Kurinjikathambam

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  3. Prefect drink to enjoy for this hot summer, fabulous presentation..

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  4. Perfect for the summer....beautiful presentation..

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  5. Looks so refreshing and yummy. Love the presentation.

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  6. love the presentation in "on the rocks" style :)

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  7. So refreshing and love the presentation.

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  8. Refreshing drink... perfect for this summer..

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  9. Very cool and refreshing summer drink. love it!

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  10. Perfect for this kind of climate. Very refreshing..

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