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COOL VARIETY Juices for summer
COOL VARIETY Juices for summer

Summer is back and a lovely cool drink is certainly inviting. Try these yummy shakes

The weather has been swinging from sultry to hot and you really want to gulp something cold. Here are some mouth-watering shakes that can be whipped up in a jiffy.

The shakes are full of pep — so store frozen milk, melted gelatine, pineapple or orange jelly, powdered sugar and ice cubes.

Mocha shake Ingredients

Frozen milk: 250 ml

Cocoa powder: 3 tsp

Instant coffee powder: 1 tsp

Cold milk: 50 ml

Vanilla essence: 11/2 tsp

Ice cubes: 8-10

Sugar: 4-5 tbsp

Method

Break frozen milk into pieces using a knife. Put into a blender, add the remaining ingredients, add the ice cubes last. Blend till you get a smooth creamy shake. Serves four glasses.

Cool Custard shake To prepare the custard Ingredients

Milk: 250 ml

Custard powder: 2 tsp

Sugar to taste

Method

Boil milk and sugar, reduce the flame and add custard powder dissolved in some water in a slow stream.

Cook for a minute till the mixture turns thick, remove from fire, cool, and freeze.

This should be done in advance.

To Prepare the shake Ingredients

Frozen custard: 250 ml

Sugar: 2-3 tbsp

Pineapple jelly: 3-4 tbsp

Melted gelatine: 1 tsp

Vanilla essence:1 tsp

Ice cubes: 10-12

Milk: 50 ml

Method

Mix custard in a blender. Add the rest of the ingredients and milk. Blend slowly till you get a thick creamy drink.

The gelatine holds the froth in place. Carefully spoon into glasses. Each glass should have some froth. Serves four glasses.

NAJUMA RAHIM

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