GINGER LEMON CONCENTRATE

GINGER LEMON CONCENTRATE

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It is a summer special and healthy drink.  I learnt it from my sister Kalyani Jayaraman, who lives in Tanjore , with exact proportions and came out extremely well and thought of sharing with all.

ITEMS REQUIRED:

Lemon                  20

Ginger                  100 gm

Honey                   a small cup

Sugar                     twice qty of lemon extract

Water                   twice qty of lemon extract

Salt                         small pinch

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METHOD:

  • Wash lemons, cut them, squeeze and take out extract, measure, add salt and keep in fridge.
  • Take sugar equal to twice the quantity of lemon extract.
  • Take water equal to twice the quantity of lemon extract.
  • Boil water and sugar together in a thick bottomed vessel big enough to add all other contents later.
  • Switch off once sugar is fully dissolved and allow to cool.
  • Clean ginger, make into pieces, grind with water very nicely and sieve through a big holed vessel.
  • Keep the ginger extract also in fridge.
  • Once sugar syrup reaches normal room temperature, add lemon extract, ginger extract, honey and mix very well , transfer to a good container and store in fridge.
  • For making one glass of juice, take syrup ¼ of glass and ¾ water.

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Excellent drink for summer.   Just try and register feedback.

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