Cucumber Cooler

May 15, 2014 DrinksHoli Recipes  9 comments

Hot summer days call for some cool refreshing drinks. This Cucumber Cooler is one such fortifying drink with cucumbers and a flavour of mint & lime. This is great on a dry, hot summer day or after a tired workout. It gives you so much energy and re-hydrates the body. So beat the heat with this simple & easy cucumber cooler!!!

Now to the recipe..

 

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 [Preparation Time-10 mins : Cooking Time- NIL]

Ingredients:

  • Cucumber – 1
  • Mint Leaves – 5 to 6
  • Ginger – 1/2 inch piece
  • Lime juice – from 1/2 a lemon
  • Sugar – 1 tbsp
  • Salt – a pinch
  • Pepper powder – 1/4 tsp
  • Water – as needed

Method:

  • Peel and wash the cucumber. Chop them into cubes and blend it in a blender it smoothly along with ginger, fresh mint leaves, water, sugar & salt.

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  • Add pepper powder & lime juice and whip once.

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Refreshing Cucumber Cooler is ready.

Serve chilled.

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Tips:

  1. Crush a few ice cubes and blend along with the other ingredients.
  2. U can freeze the cucumber chunks and blend for a chilled drink.
  3. Skip the pepper powder as per your taste.
  4. U can add a tbsp of honey instead of sugar.

9 comments to Cucumber Cooler

  • veenashankar  says:

    healthy and refreshing drink

  • jaspinder kaur  says:

    Healthy nd refreshing drink… summer special good one.

  • smitha  says:

    thats tempting…

  • sathya  says:

    hmm love this cooler .Much required for this summer

  • Rani Vijoo  says:

    Healthy and refreshing drink….love it ..

  • Priya  says:

    Excellent drink, prefect for hot summer days.

  • Sony's kitchen  says:

    Refreshing and yuumy drink!

  • Chitra  says:

    My mil makes a similar one. Looks refreshing!

  • Sanoli Ghosh  says:

    Refreshing chiller to beat this Summer.

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