Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Green Lady

Green Lady is a refreshing summer drink, prepared with khus syrup made from the essence aka khus extract well known as vetriver is a Ayurvedic cooler..This khus syrup is prepared by using this khus extract and sugar syrup helps to keep the body cool,specially during the hot summer..Green lady is a excellent drink prepared using khus sharbat,lemonade,lemon juice, salt and ice cubes, for a change i have added few basil seeds...I came across this drink at chef Sanjeev Kapoor 's Space before leaving to India and i didnt forget to buy this famous khus syrup while doing my shopping in India..Yesterday, here the climate was bit hot and prepared this wonderful drink, even my teddies enjoyed this catchy green refreshing drink..A fabulous thristy quencher to enjoy without any guilt while its hot..


3tbsp Khus sharbat/Khus Syrup
2tbsp Lemon juice
4cups Lemonade
Ice cubes
pinch Salt
1tbsp Soaked basil seeds

Mix together the khus syrup,salt,lemon juice,stir well..now add the icecubes, lemonade,soaked basil seeds and stir..Serve chilled with a slice of lemon..


50 comments:

  1. Amazing colour and so refreshing.

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  2. one of my fav coolers...I like 2 add soda instead of lemonade 2 it..

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  3. Wow Priya, Drink is so colorful and refreshing also.

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  4. i have tasted this khus surbhat once and with lemonade sure it will be yummy...love the colour.

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  5. love d beautiful clik..
    nice version..:P
    Tasty Appetite

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  6. Coooool and colourful. Nice refreshing drink

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  7. I don't know Khus, but I like the idea of basil :-)

    Ciao
    A.

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  8. Just last week I was talking about this with one of friend ....looks so colourful and refreshing

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  9. A refreshing & inviting drink!!!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  10. The color is BEAUTIFUL ~ will make for a great pool party drink :)
    USMasala

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  11. Khus is so cooling..perfect for summers...

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  12. simple easy quick refeshing cool drink

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  13. What a refreshing color. ...So perfect for summers!!

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  14. Very tempting drink, loved the color.

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  15. wow what a refreshing greeny drink... summa supera iruku...

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    Regards,
    Akila

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  16. OmG what a wonderful colour and the syrup sounds very new to me. refreshing drink for sure

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  17. Refreshing drink..love the color

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  18. An amazing looking and sounding drink, may I share this with my readers with picture and link?

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  19. I would love some green lady peace, on the rocks :))) YUM and looking at it is a cooling effect !

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  20. Gorgeous color and refreshing drink....slurp!!

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  21. this is really refreshing and I love drinks that are made with khus syrup..refreshing color too

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    Sukanya

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  22. I so loved the named of the drink. This looks great as well :)

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  23. Ingredients are quite new to me.. love its color.. must be very refreshing..

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  24. Truly refreshing drink..wow..what a tempting color.Love to gulp it full.

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  25. Thats a very colorful and refreshing chiller

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  26. Nice refreshing drink and color !!

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  27. Beautiful color,looking at the drink itself is so refreshing.

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  28. Refreshing drink with a very beautiful color...

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  29. very interesting and lovely recipe, new to me, beautiful color...

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  30. wow, that looks interesting and refreshing :)

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  31. Looks refreshing but I don't know what Khus juice is...

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  32. Slurp...slurp!!! Looks sooo.... good!!!!

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