Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Carrot-Beetroot Juice & Spiced Buttermilk/Neer More

Carrot-Beetroot Juice:

Carrot-Beetroot juice is one of the highly nutritious drinks. This drink is exceptionally high in vitamin A, minerals, and other nutrients. The rich color comes from the combination of carrot and beetroot. The color of this juice is what catches the eye first. It has a nice frisky taste to it as it has just the right flavor of tang and sweetness.


Ingredients
Carrots-2
Beet Root-1
Ginger- small piece
Mint Leaves- few
Honey-1 tsp(Optional) or Pinch of salt or sugar as per taste.
Method
Peel both beetroot as well as carrots and chop them into slices after washing them.
Dice the fruits and vegetables into a size that is comfortable for the mixer/juicer.
Add the mint leaves, Honey or Pinch of salt or sugar and ginger. Add a little water to make it thinner.
Combine all ingredients in a blender and make puree. Take the juice in a glass and garnish with mint leaves.
Healthy and Delicious Carrot-Beetroot juice is ready to serve.
Spiced Buttermilk:
Spiced Buttermilk is a soothing combination of fresh home made curds,water,fresh curry leaves,crushed ginger,green chillis,salt and a dash of lemon juice. This spice and herb infused drink is a perfect blend of multitude flavors and increases our appetite and digestive power.

Ingredients:
Buttermilk-2 cups
Green chillies-1 or 2(adjust according to your choice)
Ginger- 1 small piece grated or crushed
Few curry leaves- (only fresh leaves)
Lemon juice-1to2 tbsp
Coriander leaves-1-2 strands
Salt to taste
Method:

Churn the curd. Add about 2 to 3 cups of water. Churn briefly.
Wash green chillies and fresh coriander leaves, wash and peel ginger. Chop all the three ingredients finely.
Pound curry leaves with required quantity of salt. Add the prepared ingredients to churned yogurt.
Stir well and serve.
 


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Iam sending all these entries to Sireesha's "Soup 'N Juice"Event.
Enjoy!


14 comments:

notyet100 said...

omg so mny ,,,spiced butter milk looks yum,,.

Kitchen Flavours said...

Wow...yum entries....

Priya said...

Omg, that beets-carrot juice looks gorgeous, wat a vibrant colour...Refreshing neer more, prefect entries Akka..

Jaishree said...

Thank u Priyanka, Lubna & priya for quick response n lovely comments:)

Vidhya said...

yummy drinks Jaishree

Gita said...

All the drinks look so delicious Jaishree...buttermilk is all my favorite :)

Sireesha said...

Everything looks so refreshing:)Buttermilk my favorite one...Thanks for lovely entries...

Nithya said...

Absolutely refreshing drinks. Superb collection for the event.

Jyoti said...

Everything looks so good. I will try the carrot-beetroot juice...it is so nutritious.

Parita said...

Brought back some good old memories..i used to have carrot and beetroot juice everyday...few yrs back :)

Sushma Mallya said...

Nice healthy juice & buttermilk...u got a nice blog jaishree...keep it going...

rekhas kitchen said...

Beet and carrot juice.... wow what a helthy juice nice color too great choice of entries.

Purva Desai said...

Refreshing and delicious entries for the event

Sireesha said...

Happy Dussehra to you and your Family.