The soaring temperatures and the unrelenting sun can make summers quite challenging. But every cloud has a silver lining, or in this case, a chilled, refreshing beverage! While hydration remains paramount, summer gives us the perfect excuse to indulge in some delightful cold drinks. Here’s our curated list of ten beverages to sip your way through the heat:
1. Classic Lemonade:
A quintessential summer drink, lemonade is the perfect blend of tart and sweet. Add some mint or basil for an extra layer of freshness.
2. Coconut Water:
A natural electrolyte, coconut water is a summer favourite. It hydrates, replenishes lost minerals, and is undeniably refreshing.
3. Iced Green Tea:
Swap your hot tea for its chilled counterpart. Add some honey, lemon, and ice to your green tea for a revitalizing summer beverage.
4. Watermelon Slush:
Pulpy watermelon, a hint of lime, and a lot of ice – blend it all together, and you’ve got a drink that’s almost synonymous with summer.
5. Namaste India Mango Lassi:
An Indian classic with a twist! Combining the sweetness of mangoes with the creaminess of yoghurt, this mango lassi is not just a treat for the taste buds but also aids in digestion and provides instant energy. It’s a beautiful amalgamation of health and taste.
6. Buttermilk (Chhaas):
This tangy delight is more than just a drink; it’s a tradition. Sprinkled with roasted cumin and seasoned with salt, buttermilk is the perfect probiotic to keep your gut happy.
7. Namaste India Flavoured Milkshake:
When you crave something rich and creamy, turn to the flavoured milkshake by Namaste India. Packed with the goodness of milk solids and a burst of flavors, it’s the ideal blend of nutrition and taste. A good source of calcium, it also provides that much-needed energy on sweltering days.
8. Cucumber Cooler:
Juicy cucumbers blended with a touch of mint and lime promise a cooling sensation with every sip.
9. Berry Smoothies:
Berries, yoghurt, and a splash of honey whisked together create a nutrient-packed drink that’s as delicious as it is beneficial.
10. Aam Panna:
This raw mango drink is not only full of flavors but also has heat-resistant properties. A glass of this tangy delight can keep heat strokes at bay.
Summer is a season of vibrant hues, vacations, and inevitable heat waves. Amidst all the sun and sweat, it’s these beverages that become our respite. And while many of these drinks can be whipped up at home, sometimes, you need that extra punch of flavor and authenticity. Brands like Namaste India offer just that, ensuring every sip you take is a blend of tradition, taste, and health. So, dive into this list, find your favourite, and raise a toast to a cool, refreshing summer!