Non-alcoholic Cocktails

How to Make Watermelon Agua Fresca

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 10 mins + 4 hours (chilling time) Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Watermelon Agua Fresca: 8 cups watermelon, seeded and divided ¼ cup fresh lime juice 1 cup water, divided 1 club soda, chilled 1/3 cup sugar, divided Lime slices, for garnishing Cooking instructions for Watermelon Agua Fresca: Dump half of the watermelon into a blender, ... Read More »

How to Cook Kashmiri Noon (Salty) Chai Tea

Serves: 2 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Ingredients needed to make Kashmiri Noon (Salty) Chai Tea: 2 tsp pure green tea leaves 2-3 green cardamom pods, seeds removed and crushed ½ tsp sea salt ¼ tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 ½ cups milk 1 ½ cups water 1 tsp ground almonds 1 tsp ground pistachios 1 tsp poppy ... Read More »

How to Make Indian Gooseberry and Honey Shots

Serves: 3 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Indian Gooseberry and Honey Shots: 2 whole Indian gooseberries, halved, deseeded and roughly chopped 1 tsp fresh lemon juice ½ tbsp honey 1/8 tsp ground star anise ¾ cup water 2-3 ice cubes Cooking instructions for Indian Gooseberry and Honey Shots: Toss the gooseberry chunks into a blender, along ... Read More »

How to Make Es Teler

Serves: 6-8 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Es Teler: 2 cans jackfruit, drained and sliced into ¼’’ strips 1 can palm fruit 1 can young coconut meat, drained and sliced into ¼’’ strips, syrup reserved 2 fresh avocados, halved, stoned and chopped into ½’’ cubes 1 jar coconut gel cubes Sweetened condensed milk, as required ... Read More »

How to Make Cha Yen

Serves: 4-6 Preparation time:5 mins Cooking time:10 mins Ingredients needed to make Cha Yen: For the sugar syrup: 1 cup water 1 cup sugar For the cha yen: 1 ½ cups sugar syrup ¾ cup Thai tea 1 ½ cups half and half or evaporated milk 4 cups water Crushed ice Cooking instructions for Cha Yen: To make the syrup, pour the ... Read More »

How to Cook Hot Cocoa Affogato

Yields: 4 cups Preparation time: over 2 hours Cooking time: 10 mins Ingredients needed to make Hot Cocoa Affogato: 2 cups soy milk 1 can (14 oz) light coconut milk 1 can (14 oz) regular coconut milk 2 tsp peppermint extract 1 tsp vanilla extract ½ cup + 2 tbsp honey ¼ cup water 3 tbsp cocoa powder ¼ tsp ground ... Read More »

How to Make Cherry Cola Float

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 mins + 2 hours (inactive) Cooking time: 5 mins Ingredients needed to make Cherry Cola Float: 1 litre cola, chilled 1 cup half and half ¼ cup maraschino cherry syrup ¼ tsp vanilla extract 1 cup sugar Cooking instructions for Cherry Cola Float: Empty the cup of sugar in a small saucepan, along with a couple of ... Read More »

How to Make Vietnamese Egg Coffee

Serves: 1 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: – Ingredients needed to make Vietnamese Egg Coffee: 3 tsp Vietnamese coffee powder (available in online stores) 1 egg Boiling water, as required 2 tsp condensed milk, sweetened Cooking instructions for Vietnamese Egg Coffee: To brew the coffee, fill a bowl with hot water and place a cup on top. Add the coffee powder ... Read More »

How to Make Strawberry Syrup

Yields: 2 cups Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Strawberry Syrup: ½ lb strawberries, hulled and sliced 1 cup water 2 cups granulated sugar Cooking instructions for Strawberry Syrup: Empty the cups of sugar into a medium saucepan and pour in water. Give it a nice stir and bring it to a boil over moderately high ... Read More »

How to Make Chaas

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 1 min Ingredients needed to make Chaas: 2 cups fresh, plain yogurt ¼ tsp asafetida ½ tsp ginger-green chili paste 1 tsp ground cumin ¼ tsp cumin seeds ½ tsp black salt 1 tsp vegetable oil Salt to taste 2 tbsp fresh cilantro,, finely chopped Cooking instructions for Chaas: Place the yogurt in a ... Read More »