Nungu Nannari Sorbet

Nungu Nannari Sorbet is a delicious summer drink, made with the best of the summer produce. I was able to get tender nungu seeds, that were silky and soft. The water was so sweet as well. The seeds were soft, so I had to scoop into it and remove the flesh. We always have Nannari Syrup […]

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Strawberry Lemonade ~ Summer Coolers

Strawberry Lemonade is an addictive summer cooler that you can enjoy in this strawberry season. I had the Strawberry compote or sauce ready and stocked and made this lemonade when it was needed. Lemon surely adds a zing to anything and this strawberry drink was so delicious that you won’t even find it tart as […]

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Mango Lemonade ~ Summer Cooler

Mango Lemonade is an interesting blend of mangoes and lemon juice that makes a filling breakfast to start your day and a great summer cooler. While I mostly enjoy eating the mangoes as such, other than eating with curd rice, I felt I should really make an effort to try out all those different drinks […]

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Kiwi Cooler | Kiwi Punch ~ Summer Cooler

Kiwi Cooler or Kiwi Punch is yet another drink you can try as a Summer Cooler. We had a similarly named drink couple of years back when we dined there. That Kiwi cooler, was bright green in colour and was thin with no seeds in it. I suspect they used the kiwi essence or extract […]

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Iced Coffee with Chocolate Ice Cream

Iced Coffee with Chocolate Ice Cream, topped with chocolate sauce and chocolate sprinkles, makes a wonderful Summer Cooler. This drink is just the one you would want to indulge in this hot weather. With the kids being at home for their summer vacation, they are off to their activities. Konda is going for her Badminton […]

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Nannari Sarbath | Nannari Lemonade

For the final day of the second week under Summer Coolers, I have one of our favorite summer drinks, the Nannari Sarbath. I was introduced to this drink some years back when we started getting the syrup from Andhra. My FIL when he visits us makes a point to get us a cart full of […]

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Tropical Fruit Parfait ~ Easy Desserts

For the second day of Summer Coolers, I wanted to make a simple Tropical Fruits Parfait. I ended up getting all the fruits twice to make this simple dessert. The first time I got all the fruits, something came up and I couldn’t make it. Second time ended up the same, somehow I managed to […]

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Mint Lemonade | How to make Mint Lemonade

For the final day of BM#64, under Summer Coolers, I have a Mint Lemonade. What’s so funny about the whole post is that it’s been raining nonstop for two days and I ended up making it at the last moment. When Konda saw me making it, she asked why I was making a cooler during […]

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Eggless Mango Mousse Recipe | How to make Mango Mousse

After that delicious ice cream, I have another easy dessert made with the season’s best fruit, Mango! Mangoes hit our market from the last weeks of April and is available throughout May and June. While it’s been a different story during my childhood, after marriage, I have eaten only Banganapalle variety. When I was with […]

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