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cold coffee with ice cream at home /cold coffee milkshake

cold coffee with ice cream at home /cold coffee milkshake

cold coffee with ice creamThese scorching summer days are becoming more and more severe . We can never ever escape from this torture. The only way to stay hydrated is always taking loads of liquid beverages that are natural. In my life time I thought that only hot coffee to be soulfully satisfying but when I tasted this cold coffee with ice cream at home I was totally surprised. My daughter will always make this cold coffee for herself and Continue reading

ginger lemon squash recipe /summer special drink concentrate

ginger lemon squash recipe /summer special drink concentrate

ginger lemon squashSquash concentrates takes a special place during hot summers and becomes handy drink in no time.Loads of artificial drinks are readily available in the market any time. Recent study reveals a scary report that artificial drinks contain more sugar than any other.We must be very much convinced by the above study and should always make our own drink every time.This ginger lemon squash recipe is great natural digestive and refreshing drink. Continue reading

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drink

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drink

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drinkLike Tamarind this kokum is also a natural souring agent but with attractive bright reddish colour.Its a souring agent that can be commonly used in curries ,dals and many other dishes.This sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk is very refreshing during summer as kokum by itself is a natural coolant. When combined with coconut milk it gives a very rejuvenated feel to our body. The availability of kokum here in Tamilnadu Continue reading

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka pannaExcellent dosage of this aam panna(raw mango)drink brings us back from exhaustion and thirst that is a common thing to happen due to heatwaves.This time kallamani variety(a variety of mango)I got from the market was very perfect with light sourness and with a sweetish tinge(the way I like). Normally,raw mangoes naturally has its landmark acidic taste which is the main kick that drives us to overindulge.Many add sugar to this (recipe for aam ka panna)  drink but I like adding jaggery and it can be prepared as a concentrate and stored in fridge.If you are storing it in freezer then it will keep for longer. Continue reading

homemade iced tea recipe lemon (with)/and mint

homemade iced tea recipe lemon (with)/and mint

iced tea recipe lemon and mintWe can’t put sun in the hiding place so that we can escape this intolerable summer months! it’s totally impossible.My throat dries up every second with this throbbing heat that too this year it has started at its peak from march itself.I don’t even understand how we are going to manage coming months.Only way that we know is to keep ourselves chilled out with loads of naturally available body cooling foods.For quenching our thirst usually we have fridge water handy but more than that earthen pot water will always be a better option and Continue reading