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TOP 10 DRINKS TO BEAT THE HEATWAVE 

Published By Moushumi Mahanta | 27 May, 2024

Lassi and Buttermilk

Curd-based drinks are known for their cooling properties, with lassi being a chilled yogurt and sugar blend, and buttermilk being a simple or herb-flavored refreshment.
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Watermelon Juice

High in water content, watermelon juice or blended watermelon with ice provides a cooling effect essential for hot summer days.
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Iced Tea

A customizable summer beverage with different flavor combinations and fresh herbs for an added pop of flavor.
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Lemon Mint Lemonade

A refreshing mix of freshly squeezed lemon juice, water, sugar or honey, and crushed mint leaves or sparkling water for an extra twist.
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Tender Coconut Water/ Smoothies

Rich in electrolytes, vitamins, and minerals, coconut water rehydrates the body. Coconut smoothies made with Greek yogurt, coconut milk, and fruits add flavor and richness.
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Jal Jeera

A traditional North Indian drink made by mixing tamarind, cumin, coriander, and mint with sugar and water, cooling the body temperature.
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Ice Apple Sharbat

Ice apples, known for their cooling and healing properties, are blended with sugar and water to create a refreshing sharbat.
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Nannari Sharbat

A cool drink from Tamil Nadu made from the roots of the Nannari plant, mixed with water, sugar, and lemon juice, known for its therapeutic qualities.
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Ragi Ambali

A traditional drink from Karnataka made with buttermilk, water, and finger millet flour, known for its cooling qualities and high calcium content.
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Cocktails

Adult summer cocktails like Mojito, Pina Colada, and Paloma, combine tropical fruits, refreshing herbs, and a bit of alcohol for a perfect summer evening drink.
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