Summer is all about mixing cool, bright, juicy fruits into healthy and health-friendly drinks, delighting sip after sip to relieve the burning heat. While the scorching heat is here to stay for a few more months, why not experiment with the flavours of chilled nutritious fruits and smash them into revitalising homemade thirst-quenchers to beat the heat? Vegan drinks are naturally packed with fruit goodness, low in calories, and combined with energising fruits that will stimulate those not-so-oomph days. So, without further ado, let’s get to the recipes.

Mixed fruit basil merge

Ingredients required

2 sticks of lemongrass

6-7 sprigs of basil

50 grams of pomegranate seeds

50 grams of watermelon pulp

50 grams of orange juice

½ teaspoon cinnamon

Salt as per the taste


In a blender, combine all of the ingredients.

Without straining the pulp, pour it into a glass.

Serve cold with ice cubes.

Sweet berry and mango blend

Ingredients required

Iced water

1 chopped mango

20 grams of chopped strawberries

Mint leaves


In a blender, combine all of the ingredients except the mint leaves.

Serve cold, garnished with mint leaves, and enjoy.

Dates and almond milk shake

Ingredients required

½ cup de-seeded and chopped dates

Chopped dry fruits

250 ml almond milk


In a blender, combine 1/2 cup of dates and milk.

Pour into a glass and garnish with chopped nuts if desired.

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