lemongrass drink

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Makes 4

Refreshing and easy to make, packed full of fresh lemongrass and mint. Perfect for the hot summer days. 

Drink                                                         

5 lemongrass stalks                                       

1L cold water                                                 

1 drop pandan extract

125ml sugar syrup 

9 mint leaves

3 handful ice cubes 

Sugar Syrup

5 lemongrass stalks                                      500ml water

1L cold water                                                375gm castor sugar or Palm Sugar

1 drop pandan extract

Bring water and sugar to the boil. Simmer for 30 minutes or until the syrup is slightly thick. Cool

Add lemongrass, water and pandan extract to a bar blender. Blitz on high for 3 minutes. Strain the liquid twice through very fine muslin cloth. Add sugar syrup then pour onto the ice cubes. Serve with a mint leaf.

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