Passion

Do you like Passion fruit? If you had asked me that two days ago I wouldn’t have been able to answer you because yesterday was the first time that I tasted it. It’s a very interesting fruit with its hard outer shell and the totally unexpected soft seed filled pulp inside that reminded me of soaked basil seeds. The passion fruits that I got were dark greenish brown in colour and were about the size of a big lime. They also grow in other colours and some grow to the size of oranges.

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The sweet and sour taste of this fruit, that indicates its rich Vitamin C content, makes it just perfect for a cooling summer drink. A quick blend with a few other ingredients and your Passion Cooler is ready.

Servings: 2 persons

PASSION COOLER

Ingredients :

  • Passion fruit – 4 nos.
  • Sugar – 2 tbsp
  • Lime juice – 1 tsp
  • Cold water – 2 cups
  • Ice cubes – As required

Method:

  • Cut the passion fruits in half and scrape out the pulp into a bowl.
  • Reserve a little of the pulp to add into the juice at the end. Blend the remaining pulp with sugar, lime juice, sugar and water.
  • Strain the juice and pour into tall glasses and mix in the reserved pulp.
  • Add ice cubes for extra chilly effect.
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