Recipe for a Summer Drink- Drink of Lemon and Mint

published by sabanawaz on May 16, 2012

On hot summer days we are looking to drink something that both tastes good and quenches thirst. The drink of lemon and mint is the perfect refreshment on a daily and a great drink to welcome guests.

Recipe for a summer drink- drink of lemon and mint

On hot summer days we are looking to drink something that both tastes good and quenches thirst. The drink of lemon and mint is the perfect refreshment on a daily and a great drink to welcome guests. Try it yourself and you will see that you end up in one glass. We propose a recipe for homemade lemon mint syrup.

One tablespoon dissolved in a glass of water and can be administered with dinner or with a small amount of alcohol as a gentle, house drink at the party.

Here is the recipe list of ingredients needed to prepare the mint-lemon concentrate:    

* 2 cups fresh mint leaves    

* 6 large lemons    

* 1 kg of sugar    

* 1 liter of water    

* 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated ginger

 first Select the mint leaves and wash under running water, second Clear and clean the grater ginger third Heat water in a pot and add the sugar – stir and let dissolve fourth Then boil the sugar syrup over medium heat for about 20 minutes until the broth will do a little thicker fifth Then remove the syrup from the heat and exhibitions in a cool place to cool down 6th Now add the syrup, mint leaves, shredded ginger and squeeze juice from lemons 7th Leave the syrup for 4-5 hours for flavors combined to 8th If you want you can add to the syrup a pinch of green food coloring to obtain attractive color at the end ready pour the concentrate into a clean glass bottle. To prepare the drink, just add 1 tablespoon of syrup per cup of water (the amount of syrup depends on the intensity of taste which you prefer). When you care more refreshing effect, add some crushed ice.

A slice of lemon or lime plus a small leaf of mint for garnish and a delicious drink is ready!

Enjoy with your family in hot summer-Best of health


3 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. # 1 by A Bromley
    May 16th, 2012 at 11:51 am #

    Oh a perfect summer cooler and I love the combination. I am definitely making this and know I will enjoy it. Very healthy drink too. Nice share.

  2. # 2 by KittyK
    June 4th, 2012 at 12:47 am #

    This is a “must try” as it sounds very, very refreshing!!!

  3. # 3 by smokychristine
    August 5th, 2012 at 9:36 pm #

    Sounds so good. Thanks.

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