Mint and Lemon Cooler
Recipe Type: Beverage
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Serves: 2-3
A refreshing drink with a blend of fresh mint leaves with tangy lime.
  • cup fresh mint leaves
  • 2 small limes – squeeze out the juice
  • Sugar or honey – to taste
  • 1 tsp of chopped ginger (optional)
  • 2 ½ cups cold water
  • To serve :
  • Fancy glasses, wine glass etc
  • Crushed ice (optional)
  • Lime slices (optional)
  1. In a blender blend the fresh mint leaves, chopped ginger, lime juice till almost a paste.
  2. Then add in the water, sugar or honey to taste and blend for half a minute or till well combined.
  3. Serve chilled with some crushed ice.
  4. For a special touch, you may dip the rim of the serving glass in very little water and then immediately dip lightly in some salt. Then insert a lime slice in each glass, pour in the cooler and serve!
You can make the same with only lime juice too. Just squeeze in more lime juice and sugar into a jar of chilled or even warm water. You may or may not add ginger juice, For a royal touch, also sprinkle few strands of saffron.
Recipe by Honest Cooking by Mercato Fabbrica at