panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)This traditionally designed drink panakam/ panagam recipe has become confined only to be done during certain festivities like ramanavami and tamil new year.But its not a simple drink to keep away from!its a superb kind of refreshing cooler to be had althrough these summer months.I simply adore the simplicity of this recipe but it is an ignored drink and nowadays it has been replaced by other unhealthy drinks.People are still after aerated drinks even after understanding that it never quenches panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)your thirst with disastrous unhealthy benefits.Always love the taste of jaggery for its rounded earthiness more than sugar.I thoroughly enjoy each and every sip!it gives total coolness to our body and gut.Sometimes even pepper powder is also added for extra punch and some where I saw that they add even edible camphor.But personally I don’t like adding edible camphor to it!but altogether its a perfect summer drink.If you serve it to someone who are not introduced to this drink will feel this drink more treasurable than anything.You can make this drink in advance and keep it in fridge for two days also!it becomes even more flavourful the next day.

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

 

INGREDIENTS:

Powdered jaggery – 1 cup
Dry ginger powder/sukku – 1/2 tsp
Cardamom powder – 1/2 tsp
water – 2 cups
Lemon juice – 11/4 tbsp
Some ice cubes(optional)

METHOD:

1.Take a bowl with two cups of water put jaggery into it and leave it for sometime till it dissolves.
2.After it dissolves filter.
3.Take the filtered jaggery and add sukku powder,lemon juice and cardamom powder mix well.
4.Add icecubes and serve or chill in fridge and serve.

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

Total Time: 20 minutes

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

Ingredients

  • Powdered jaggery - 1 cup
  • Dry ginger powder/sukku - 1/2 tsp
  • Cardamom powder - 1/2 tsp
  • water - 2 cups
  • Lemon juice - 11/4 tbsp
  • Some ice cubes(optional)

Instructions

  1. Take a bowl with two cups of water put jaggery into it and leave it for sometime till it dissolves.
  2. After it dissolves filter.
  3. Take the filtered jaggery and add sukku powder,lemon juice and cardamom powder mix well.
  4. Add icecubes and serve or chill in fridge and serve.

Notes

Sometimes edible camphor too is added which is so refreshing. It will taste best when chilled. All the measurements can be adjusted according to your taste.

Other summer drinks here:

 

drinks for summers /Indian beverages to beat the heat

Mango yogurt smoothie/Special summer smoothie

kamban koozh (withkambu/pearlmillet/bajrainstant powder)

 

 

 

6 thoughts on “panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

  1. I havent heard of this drink before. I can truly understand how refreshing this will be. I will try this one for sure. Thankyou for sharing

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