Mint Mystery

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Mint is an excellent aromatic herb; it contains Vitamin A and C and is also rich in a number of minerals. This drink is also a good digestive. Cucumber is an excellent coolant and has more than 90 % water. This delicious drink made with lime, mint and cucumber is just one of the best coolants. So try it out…

mint and cucumber sherbat

(makes 4 serving)

  • Mint leaves 1½ cup
  • Cucumbers 5 small/ 3-4 cups pieces
  • Key lime 5-6   
  • Sugar 6 tbsp
  • Black salt ½ tsp
  • Water 1½ cups
  • Ice cubes

For serving( oprional)

  • Slice of lime
  • Mint leaves
  • A piece of cucumber
  • Straw

Method of preparation

  1. Wash, peel , and cut the cucumber into one inch pieces.
  2. Dissolve sugar in 1½ cup water.
  3. Peel the limes/ lemon, cut them into halves and take out the seeds.
  4. Remove the thick stems and wash the mint leaves thoroughly.
  5. In a mixer/blender, take mint leaves, cucumber pieces, peeled lime/ lemon, sugar syrup, and salt. Blend until smooth.
  6. Add some ice cubes and blend again for a few seconds.
  7. Put some crushed ice in the glass and pour the drink.
  8. Decorate with a slice of lime, cucumber, and mint leaves .

This fresh, cool, and healthy drink is ready to serve.

mint and cucumber sherbat

Some Tips/ Suggestions:

In this recipe instead of lime juice we have used full lime. The reason is - lime/ lemon tastes better with the pulp.


You can also add some grated ginger/ a pinch of dry ginger powder to get a different flavor.

Add some chaat masala if you wish.

Some other mocktails

Some other desi drinks