Cucumber cooler with mint is a very refreshing summer drink. Going from March to June, the summer season is the hottest time in most of the parts of India. Cucumber cooler is not only a healthy cocktail but also easy to make. If you are going for outdoor parties or picnic, you can prepare it for advance.
1 cucumber peeled and cut in small cubes
8 mint leaves
1 tablespoon lime juice
3 cups of water
3 tablespoons sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon of black pepper
Ice cubes to serve
some cucumber slice and mint leaves for garnishing
In a blender, blend the cucumber, mint, salt, pepper and sugar. Blend till it become solid puree. In a strainer strain the puree. Use the spoon to press the solids to take out all the juice.
Add the lime juice, mix it very well. Fill the glasses with ice cubes and pour the cucumber drink. Garnish with cucumber slice or mint leaves. Now Cucumber cooler is ready to be served. Enjoy it!