Desi Jaljeera Recipe

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About Jal Jeera

Jal jeera is one of the most popular Indian summer drinks which is made from fresh coriander, mint leaves, and roasted cumin powder. Apart from being refreshing, it is also a good appetizer. It is loved by one and all in North India. So do try this Indian summer staple at home with my easy peasy recipe. Here is how to make it.


Dry Mint Powder-4 tsp
Roasted Cumin Powder
Black pepper powder – 1/2 tsp
Citric Acid – 2 tsp
Ginger Powder – 1 tsp
Hing – 1/4 tsp
Black salt – 2 tsp
Salt – 2 tsp
Sugar – 1 tsp
Dry mango powder – 2 tsp


Mix all the ingredients well and store in a clean glass container. To make Jaljeera, mix 1 tsp powder in one glass of chilled water. Add some ice cubes and lemon juice and serve immediately.

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