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Mint-lime coolers & cherished moments as an Entrepreneur!

Drinks, veg | April 13, 2014 | By

 

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The schools have all closed down for summer holidays……while most  the schools have about two months of vacations  ……we have just two weeks break before the start of the new year at school. We have our vacations during the monsoons (ie. During the months of June & July) …as going to school would be the most dreaded feeling when it rains cats and dogs. :P. The 4th of this month was our last working day at school .But I was all set for a rather new experience that was to take place on the 5th .Rushing back home after school and soon me and kids were all packing up and leaving Munnar to Perumbavur. A few days back I received a call from one and only prominent B-school in Kerala, SCMS school of Business studies-Cochin inviting me over to one of their program, Endeavour –Insights of Womenpreneurs (A one day workshop on Entrepreneurship) .I was a bit nervous on what my role would be there and on putting forth my query they answered, “We just want to know about your journey to success….”

Being at SCMS was an overwhelming experience and one among the most cherished moments of my life. Really appreciate the hospitality and positive ambience of the SCMS family .It was like stepping into a whole new world. It was a wonderful opportunity to share glimpses of my journey with the budding business magnets of tomorrow. I was so very much impressed with the atmosphere of this institute that I really wished for a moment to be a student… 😀

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It’s been scorching hot in most parts of Kerala with the sun blazing out in full wave length and you just want to gulp down juices –an escapade from the heat. Today’s post is very much dedicated to a healthy &refreshing Mint-lime juice.

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Mint-Lime Cooler
887 calories
231 g
0 g
1 g
6 g
0 g
1017 g
53 g
206 g
0 g
1 g
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
1017g
Amount Per Serving
Calories 887
Calories from Fat 12
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 1g
2%
Saturated Fat 0g
1%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg
0%
Sodium 53mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates 231g
77%
Dietary Fiber 13g
53%
Sugars 206g
Protein 6g
Vitamin A
75%
Vitamin C
243%
Calcium
26%
Iron
69%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Ingredients
  1. 2 cups of water
  2. 1 cup of sugar
  3. Juice of 3 lemons (medium sized)
  4. 1 cup of mint leaves
Instructions
  1. In a saucepan boil water with the sugar and stir till it dissolves to make thin syrup.
  2.  Refrigerate this syrup till cool.
  3.  Grind the mint leaves into a paste by adding water and squeeze out the juice through
  4. a sieve and separate.
  5.  Stir in the lime juice and mint extract in to the sugar syrup and serve chilled with ice
  6. cubes.
  7.  If you need more sweetness you can add in more sugar.
Adapted from Nimi's Culinary Ventures
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calories
887
fat
1g
protein
6g
carbs
231g
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Adapted from Nimi's Culinary Ventures
Nimi's Culinary Ventures http://nimisrecipes.com/
Beat the heat this summer with  Mint –lime juice 🙂

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