cucumber lassi
Cucumber Lassi / summer treats
Written by Jayashree
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Summer is at its peak in India, nothing is more good than a glass of cold water. We tend to dislike food during this season, juice, fruits and ice cream taste best. Lassi is an ideal drink during summer.

Lassi is a traditional Indian yoghurt based drink. It is made using curd, water and a few spices. It may be sweet or salted. Fruits may be added in sweet lassi.

A few other summer drinks that I have on the blog are :Kiwi Lemonade,Coconut Cucumber Cooler, Strawberry LassiToday, I have cucumber lassi, it is spicy and tasty. Do give a try to this drink.

Let’s get to the recipe of Cucumber Lassi :

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup thick curd
  • 3 cucumber
  • 1 green chilly
  • 1/2 inch ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin powder
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 cup cold water

Method:

  1. Cut the cucumber into pieces.
  2. Blend it along with ginger and green chilly.
  3. Add curd, salt, cumin powder and water. Give a swirl.
  4. Pour in glasses and serve.
cucumber lassi
cucumber lassi

Cucumber Lassi

Cucumber Lassi is a spicy and tasty summer drink. 

Course beverages, health drinks
Cuisine Indian, south india
Keyword cucumber lassi, indian yoghurt drink, lassi, salted lassi
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 2 people
Author Jayashree

Ingredients

  • 1 cup thick curd
  • 3 cucumber
  • 1 green chilly
  • 1/2 inch ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin powder
  • salt to taste
  • 1/2 cup cold water

Instructions

  1. Cut the cucumber into pieces.

  2. Blend it along with ginger and green chilly. 

  3. Add curd, cumin powder, salt and water, give a swirl.

  4. Pour in glasses and serve. 

Recipe Notes

  1. Cucumber of any variety may be used. I have used small variety, thus used three of them.
  2. Adjust the quantity of water as per the need.
  3. Use one more chilly if you want it spicy. 
  4. Coriander may be added while blending, I have not added. 

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17 Comments
  1. Shalu

    Nothing can be more refreshing than this Cucumber Lassi. Super healthy and nutritious. A must have during summers.

    Reply
  2. poonampagar

    Savory Cucumber lassi sounds interesting ! would love trying out this refreshing lassi. Thanks for the share Jayashree.

    Reply
  3. Ruchisvegkitchen

    Wow spicy savory cucumber lassi. Must be so yummy, i have never tasted this flavour But definately would love to.. Lovely share

    Reply
  4. Sasmita Sahoo Samanta

    Great share Jaya !!! love the use of cucumber here. looks so spicy and refreshing and that too savory one

    Reply
  5. Geetanjali Tung

    Cucumber lassi is so simple yet tastes delicious! Healthy as well. Also the ingredients are handy… Always love such easy recipes.

    Reply
  6. Seema Doraiswamy Sriram

    Salt lassi I have made the addition of cucumber must be so cooling and delicious. I will try this tommorow for sure.

    Reply
  7. mayurisjikoni

    Hubby doesn’t like to eat cucumber on its own so add it to lassi. He’ll have it that way. What a cooling, healthy drink.

    Reply
  8. Lata Lala

    Adding cucumber to lassi is a great idea. Lassi in any form is so welcoming in this sweltering heat.

    Reply
    • jayashree

      Thankyou Lata.

      Reply
  9. FoodTrails

    Never added cucumber to lassi but I am sure it must have made the glass of lassi more refreshing and yumm!! So perfect for the summers!!

    Reply
    • jayashree

      Thankyou Swati !

      Reply
  10. Vanitha Bhat

    Wow, cucumber in lassi! Total sone pe suhaga for cooling you down! Fabulous share!

    Reply
    • jayashree

      Thankyou 🙂

      Reply
  11. Sandhya

    This sounds like such a cooling lassi Jayashree! That ginger chily combo in it sounds wonderful!

    Reply
    • jayashree

      Thankyou Sandhya!

      Reply
  12. Veena Krishnakumar

    I love savoury lassi and this is the best. Let me make this as a respite for the scorching summer here now.Loved the crochet doily in the picture too.

    Reply
    • jayashree

      Thank you Veena, yes, ideal for summer.

      Reply

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