Traditional Sharbat/Lemonade Recipe
Summer is here & day by day heat is increasing. Today to beat this heat, to keep yourself hydrated I’m sharing with you a very simple yet tasty lemonade recipe also called Nimbu Shikanji, Nimbu Sharbat
This is a special South Indian recipe, authentic sharbat aka lemonade, it is a summer refreshing drink that you’ll find in almost all South Indian homes during summer
This recipe is really close to my heart, I have been drinking it all my life.
If you ever visit a south Indian home in summer chances are pretty high that you’ll be welcomed with this
It is a pretty simple recipe, all the ingredients are easily available & it hardly takes 5 minutes
Easy Lemonade Recipe
Ingredients for lemonade
2 TSP of Sugar
A pinch of salt
¼ TSP of Cardamom powder
1 glass of water
This is for one person, you can adjust the quantity as per your requirement
How to Make Lemonade at Home
Take a glass of water (you can use cold water if you want), squeeze half a lemon into it, add sugar and salt & stir it correctly until the sugar is dissolved. Once the sugar is dissolved add cardamom powder to it & mix it well
If you don’t have fresh lemons, you can use bottled lemon juice as well. use 1 tsp of lemon juice
If you are using normal water, you can add ice cubes here
Now this is a traditional way to prepare the lemonade at home
But today I will also show you how you can make this process even more instantaneous
Frozen Lemonade Recipe
Take a bowl, squeeze lemon juice in it( use 4 to 5 lemons) now add sugar & cardamom powder to it & mix it well
Once the sugar is dissolved, transfer this into silicone ice trays & let them set in the freezer
Once they are set, get them out of the tray & store them in a zip bag for future use
Whenever you wanna make lemonade, just add these ice cubes to the water & and a pinch of salt. your refreshing iced lemonade is ready.
You can make this as a Lemonade Popsicle as well. Just increased the quantity of sugar & cardamom of the lemonade & transfer the lemonade into popsicle molds, freeze & enjoy <3
If you want a lemonade recipe diet good for weight loss, replace sugar with honey & add mint to enhance its quality.
This lemonade recipe is amazing for you, it is a refreshing drink, it also works well if you have any stomach problems like acidity, diarrhea etc.
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