Quench your thirst with our best summer beverages, from classic cocktails to fresh fruit juices and shakes.

When we talk about summer there are two fruits that instantly pops into someone’s head i.e. Mango & Watermelon. But people don’t always be a part of the herd and look for more different varieties of fruits to try for.

Staying hydrated is the most important factor to beat the heat. As we welcome summers, let us refresh and replenish our body with some of the best summer beverages in order to beat the heat. Here are some interesting and cooler drinks to try this summer with recipes.

PASSION BLOOMER 

Summer Cooler

Ingredients:

Fruit Mix

Lime Juice

Vodka

Ice cubes

Orange

MethodTake 15 ml passion fruit mix in a cocktail shaker. Add 10 ml elderflower. Add 10 ml freshly squeezed lime juice. Add 50 ml vodka. Fill the cocktail shaker with ice cubes to the top and shake well. Now fine strain the mixture and pour in chilled Martini glass.

For garnish, take an orange peel and roll it and hold with the help of a toothpick. Slit the peel roll from below to fix it on the rim of the glass.

 NUTELLA BLAST 

 Ingredients:

2 scoop of Vanilla ice cream

2 tsp of Nutella

¼  cup of milk

Chocolate  Syrup

Method: First pour the milk into the mason jar then add Nutella and shake the jar vigorously until mixed. And finally, add ice cream and chocolate cookies and stir it.

THAI LASSI 

Ingredients:

Fresh Cream

Coconut Syrup

Lime

Method: Take 20 ml fresh cream in a cocktail shaker. Add 15 ml coconut syrup after that add a pinch of kafir lime powder then add 50 ml vodka add ice cubes to a cocktail shaker to the top and shake well. Fill one pilsner glass with ice cubes strain and pour the mixture over the ice in a glass. For garnish, make a lemon peel (in twisted shape), rim the glass and put the peel on top of the drink.

OREO SHAKE

Oreo Shake

Ingredients:

Chocolate syrup

Oreo cookies

Milk

Vanilla ice cream, softened

Method:  Place the ice cream, milk, 8 of the Oreo cookies and the chocolate sauce in a blender and puree until smooth. Crush the remaining Oreo cookies by placing them in a zipper-sealed plastic bag, and pounding on them a few times with a rolling pin until they crumble. Pour the milkshakes into two glasses, and top each with crushed Oreo cookie crumbs.  Serve the shakes immediately, with a straw.

KIWI MARGARITA

 

Ingredients:

Kiwi Mix

Lemon juice

Tequila

Ice cubes

Method: Take 20 ml Kiwi mix in a cocktail shaker. Add 10 ml freshly squeezed lemon juice.  Add 50 ml tequila. Fill the cocktail shaker with ice cubes to the top and shake well. Now fine strain the mixture and pour in a chilled margarita glass. For garnish, take a lemon wheel and place on the rim.

STRAWBERRY BANANA MALT SHAKE

Strawberry Banana Malt Shake

 Ingredients:

Banana

Orange Juice

Peeled Peaches

Sliced Strawberries

Honey (1 tablespoon)

Method: Combine all ingredients banana, orange juice, peaches, strawberries in a blender; process until smooth. Serve immediately with chilled whipped cream and berries.

BANANA CREAM PIE MILKSHAKE

Ingredients:

Vanilla Ice cream

One Banana

Vanilla Wafers

Whipped Cream

Method: Put all the ingredients ice cream, banana, vanilla wafers and cream in a blender all together then blend it well till it gets thin. Make sure all the ingredients are dissolved properly. Then pour into the glass and whipped cream and berries.

(Recipe Courtesy: Smaaash Gurgaon/Noida, Junkyard Cafe, The Beer Cafe, After Stories, Pitstop)