Cucumber cooler with mint makes a very refreshing drink. This has a nice and soothing taste. This drink can be prepared up to a day in advance and it is great for outdoor parties and picnics.
Servings 3 people
- 1 cucumber peeled and cut in small cubes to make about 2 cups
- 8 mint leaves, about
- 3 cups Water
- 1 tbsp lime juice adjust to taste
- 3 tbsp sugar adjust to taste
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1/4 tsp black pepper
- ice cubes to serve
In a blender, puree the cucumber, mint, salt, pepper and sugar. Pour the puree through a fine mesh strainer into a bowl. Use the spoon to press the solids to take out all the juice. There will be about 1-1/4 cups of cucumber juice.
Add the lime juice and water mix it well.
Fill the glasses with ice cubes and pour the cucumber drink. Cucumber cooler is ready to be served. Enjoy!