Pudina ke patte (mint leaves) is a very popular herb in India. It is also used as a spice in various dishes in this country. Pudina chatni is also very very common & popular sauce in Northern Indian states. If you want to enjoy a deep-fried snack or any other snack then pudina chatni will definitely be served along with that snack. But when the weather is becoming hot and summer is knocking your door then you will certainly need the help of mint leaves to beat the summer. Mint leaves helps us to feel refreshed and also improve digestion during those summer days. So here is a list of 10 very very delicious & healthy mint leaves drinks recipes for summer days. So pick your best pudina drink from here and enjoy summer joyfully.
10 refreshing mint leaves drinks recipes for this summer
Sparkling mint lemonade (Recipe)
It is a very simple pudina (mint) drink and once you have this then you will definitely feel more energetic and refreshed. It does not need even so many ingredients. This sparkling mint lemonade is sweet in taste and prepared with soda water what makes it kid-friendly.
Yummy green juice drink (Recipe)
It is a very special pudina (mint) drink recipe. Sugar is not normally added to this drink. I mean to say that I do not prefer to add sugar to this drink. So anybody who wants to avoid sugar can pick this drink for summer. Cucumber juice, mint & pennywort (gotu kola) extracts are used along with lemon juice. So you will definitely include this in the list of healthy summer drinks. What do you say?
Gotu kola mint juice (Recipe)
It is another very delicious, refreshing & healthy summer drink. This drink is not only delicious but also it looks very different. The nice natural color of light green makes this summer drink very very special. Gotu kola (pennywort) lovers will definitely enjoy this awesome drink other any delicious but unhealthy junks.
Refreshing ginger mint drink (Recipe)
People who prefer the spicier version of soda water should go for this ginger mint drink. But here sugar is added. So in case you want to consume less sugar in the drink then it is not for you. But for occasional refreshing drink, nothing can be better than this. It is delicious and easy to make. All ingredients are also easily available at every Indian household.
Delicious pudina lassi (Recipe)
If you are an Indian then you have definitely tried lassi. It is a very popular drink across the country. There will be very few lassi haters in this country. I mean who will enjoy this yogurt based drink when the temperature reaches at 40-degree level? When mint leaves are added to this drink then that will definitely become more delicious & refreshing. Is it not true?
Gotu kola extract herbal juice with mint leaves (Recipe)
The color of this juice is much darker as compared to any other gotu kola & mint leaves based juice. Here extra gotu kola & mint leaves are used to make this juice. Amla (Indian gooseberry) extracts also added to this awesome summer drink. So in case you want to try it in this summer then you will definitely need to all its ingredients and prepare this at home because there will be no restaurant/drink stall will offer this mouthwatering & healthy drink.
Natural spicy lemonade (sugarcane & mint leaves) (Recipe)
I love this drink more than anything else. It is very very delicious. Ofcourse, very sweet in taste. The taste of this drink will definitely attract every people like you. If you can not extract juice from yourself then buy it from local sugarcane juice seller and add all other ingredients to make this natural spicy lemonade.
Lemon mint infused water (Recipe)
It is a very simple drink. But it is not any juice or extracts. It is just flavored water. So you need to immerse mint leaves and lemon slices in a jar of water for overnight then drink it next whole day. You can drink this lemon mint infused water instead of plain water what will help you to drink more during summer days.
Guava juice drink with mint leaves (Recipe)
This is the best summer drink for guava lovers like me. It is healthy & very tasty. But it needs little time to prepare at home. If you do not want to spend time in the kitchen or in case you are running out of time then this is not your drink. In such case, you should pick something else from this list. But once you will make this drink then you will simply fall in love with this guava & mint leaves drink recipe for summer, haha.
Watermelon mojito smoothie drink in mint flavor (Recipe)
Watermelon is very juicy and full of minerals. It is an effective fruit to beat summer. You can make an awesome watermelon & mint leaves drink with this fruit. If your watermelon is sweet enough then you may not need sugar to add to this drink.
So are you ready to beat summer with mint leaves drinks? What do you think about these mint leaves drinks recipes? Are those simple? Are those delicious? I think you will definitely enjoy some of these pudina drinks this summer? But actually, you are thinking about the availability of mint leaves in your kitchen. Is it not true? I mean it would be very hard to find mint leaves in your kitchen inventory in every time whenever you wish for mint leaves drinks for summer days.
So if you are thinking the same then I would suggest you grow mint plants your balcony or backyard. You can even grow mint leaves in a container on the rooftop. It is very simple to grow and you do not need a big container. You do not need to be an expert in gardening. What you will need is show some interest in vegetable growing and daily watering and monthly fertilizing to your plants. It is not just for fresh mint leaves for making drinks but also it will help you to decor your balcony, backyard and rooftop. It will also bring green to your house.