Lemongrass Cooler | A cooling summer drink

Lemongrass Cooler

It’s summer time and the temperature has started soaring high. To beat the summer heat, here’s an excellent coolant made with lemongrass and lemon juice. Lemongrass is a herb which is known for its medicinal properties. It can be made into tea and is known to boost immunity. It has a distinct lemony fragrance and taste.  Lemongrass cooler makes for a great coolant for hot summers. Let’s see how to make this cooling drink.


10 stalks of lemongrass
3 to 4 tbsp lemon juice
4 to 5 tbsp  sugar
3 cups of water
ice cubes
few lemon slices


  • Wash the lemon grass and chop them into small pieces.
  • Into a blender jar, add the chopped lemongrass, sugar, ¼ cup water and blend.
  • After it blends well, squeeze lemon juice into the jar, add water and run the blender again for few seconds.
  • Strain the mixture.
  • Pour into serving glasses.
  • Top it with ice cubes, lemon slices and serve.


Looking for more summer coolers, do have a look at the following recipes. Click on the name of the drink to read the recipe.

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