Cucumbers, low in calories, high in nutrients and 100% refreshing. It’s a healthy fruit which is often confused for a vegetable by a lot of people. Hey friends it’s time to make it even more fun and healthy for you, as I am showing you how to make a yummy “#CucumberLemonade.” Isn’t it just amazing cucumbers, a touch of lemon and Masala, and you get a glass full of energy. And it’s worth mentioning that you guys have been so supportive and I am so very thankful for all your love. Keep watching my videos and I will keep on bringing more and more exciting recipes for you guys. So keep smiling and enjoy cooking. #HomemadeLemonade #SummerDrink #ChefKunal #CucumberLemonade #StaySafe
Masala Cucumber Lemonade, Masala Kheera (serves-2)
For Cucumber Lemonade
Cucumber (medium, peeled & diced) – 1no
lemon (small) – 2no
Mint Leaves – handful
Sugar – 2½ tbsp
Salt – to taste
Black Salt – to taste
Coriander powder – 1tsp
Roasted Cumin Powder – 1tsp
Chaat Masala – ½ tsp
Ice cubes – a few
A dash of water
Soda water (chilled) – to top up
For masala kheera (masala cucumber as accompaniment)
Cucumber slices – 2nos
Salt – a pinch
Chilli powder – a pinch
Chaat Masala – a pinch
Lemon (small) – ½ no
Mix together cucumber, lemon, mint, sugar, salt, black salt, coriander powder, roasted cumin, chaat masala and a dash of water. Grind it smooth to a puree.
In 2 glasses add few ice cubes and pour over the mixture equally. Add few more mint leaves, some lemon wedges and top it up with chilled soda water. Stir and serve.
For masala cucumber sprinkle the cucumber slices with salt, chilli and chaat masala. Squeeze lemon on top and serve with the lemonade.