Category Archives: JUICES/SMOOTHIES/MILKSHAKES

recipe for a milkshake /pomegranate oats milkshake

recipe for a milkshake /pomegranate oats milkshake

recipe for a milkshake /pomegranate oats milkshakeFor me the milkshakes should be cool,creamy and extremely refreshing!after all the very thought of milkshakes are always reserved for those spicy hot summer days.According to history in Wikipedia the milk shakes were blended with hand(no machines) for long period of time till a handblender was invented specially for milkshakes.Oats have become only popular in recent years because of its high nutritional goodness!particularly a special fibre in oats is of high role in reducing cholesterol. Continue reading

lemon soda drink /marudhuskitchen

lemon soda drink /marudhuskitchen

lemon soda drinkRecently read about the uses of plain soda(club soda)and was excited that it makes the plant grow nicely because of the essential minerals present in it.I always use club soda(carbonated water)in my kitchen (for cooking)then and there!it makes the stuff fluffy and light(in baking). Continue reading

carrot orange juice recipe

carrot orange juice recipe

carrot orange juice recipeVigorously coloured carrots have loads of vibrant nutrients that should be included in our daily routine.Freshly made juices are always overwhelming much better than the store-bought loaded with lots of preservatives. Iam always tempted to buy farm-fresh carrots!they never miss to please my senses with tenderness and sweetness in every bite.Speaking about oranges!sweet oranges are in season here. Continue reading

grape syrup recipe /Juice from grape squash

grape syrup recipe /Juice from grape squash

grape syrup recipe /grape squashIn my city the summer has begun so intense that scorching sun has no concern on any life forms!the temperature has crossed above 106 degrees already!sucking away all the energy making people exhausted and tired.In-order to escape and protect our-selvesĀ  from the penetrating heat it is so critical that we take lots of liquids in our diet. Continue reading

spiced buttermilk recipe /neer moru

spiced buttermilk recipe /neer moru

spiced buttermilk recipe/neer moruIt is a very popular poor man’s drink!right from 8th century.In Tamil literature(south Indian) we hear about this from Nayanmars(nayanmars were saint poets devoted to Hindu god shiva)life history.One of the Nayanmar kept thanneer pandal to honor Thirunavukarasar(senior poet) when he visited his(juniors)place.In that thanneer pandal(water booth or tent to help thirsty people to quench their thirst) they supplied neermoru to all the people who were thirsty. Continue reading