Tag Archives: summerspecial

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

watermelon lettuce salad /marudhuskitchen

watermelon lettuce salad /marudhuskitchen

watermelon lettuce salad /marudhuskitchenOne of the satisfying and refreshing meal Iam keen on nowadays especially during this summer days are salads! that too my liking to fruit dominant salads is at its peak.Eating salads has many advantages!you are getting a bag full of essential nutrition with less calorie intake and more fibre.More fibre is very essential for a healthy lifestyle of- course each salad is made different(I mean combinations of veggies,fruits and other items). This watermelon lettuce salad is a simple salad but these selected combo of fruits makes all the difference and tastes great when chilled. Continue reading