Summer is at its peak in India, nothing is more good than a glass of cold water. We tend to dislike food during this season, juice, fruits and ice cream taste best. Lassi is an ideal drink during summer.

Lassi is a traditional Indian yoghurt based drink. It is made using curd, water and a few spices. It may be sweet or salted. Fruits may be added in sweet lassi.

A few other summer drinks that I have on the blog are :Kiwi Lemonade,Coconut Cucumber Cooler, Strawberry LassiToday, I have cucumber lassi, it is spicy and tasty. Do give a try to this drink.

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup thick curd
  • 3 cucumber
  • 1 green chilly
  • 1/2 inch ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin powder
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 cup cold water

Method:

  1. Cut the cucumber into pieces.
  2. Blend it along with ginger and green chilly.
  3. Add curd, salt, cumin powder and water. Give a swirl.
  4. Pour in glasses and serve.
cucumber lassi
cucumber lassi

Cucumber Lassi

Cucumber Lassi is a spicy and tasty summer drink. 

Course beverages, health drinks
Cuisine Indian, south india
Keyword cucumber lassi, indian yoghurt drink, lassi, salted lassi
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 2 people
Author jayashree

Ingredients

  • 1 cup thick curd
  • 3 cucumber
  • 1 green chilly
  • 1/2 inch ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin powder
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 cup cold water

Instructions

  1. Cut the cucumber into pieces.

  2. Blend it along with ginger and green chilly. 

  3. Add curd, cumin powder, salt and water, give a swirl.

  4. Pour in glasses and serve. 

Recipe Notes

  1. Cucumber of any variety may be used. I have used small variety, thus used three of them.
  2. Adjust the quantity of water as per the need.
  3. Use one more chilly if you want it spicy. 
  4. Coriander may be added while blending, I have not added. 

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cucumber lassi

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11 COMMENTS

  1. Nothing can be more refreshing than this Cucumber Lassi. Super healthy and nutritious. A must have during summers.

  2. Savory Cucumber lassi sounds interesting ! would love trying out this refreshing lassi. Thanks for the share Jayashree.

  3. Great share Jaya !!! love the use of cucumber here. looks so spicy and refreshing and that too savory one

  4. Salt lassi I have made the addition of cucumber must be so cooling and delicious. I will try this tommorow for sure.

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