Batido also known as “Licuado” is a Latin American beverage similar to a smoothie which is made with milk, fruit and crushed ice. They are also sometimes called “preparados”. The main difference between a licuado and an American-style smoothie is that licuados use a milk base with ice, whereas smoothies use fruit juice in combination with yogurt.
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Earlier in my blog, I had posted a strawberry agua fresca but since it is summer and the temperature here is soaring beyond 40 degrees C, I decided to make a watermelon agua fresca. Apt for the weather and the season.
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Agua fresca is a combination of fruits blended with sugar, honey, lime juice and water to make a refreshing non-alcoholic drink. It is very popular in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. You may, if you wish call it a fruit flavoured lemonade.
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Although I call this breakfast smoothie, I have it after lunch and even after dinner most of the times. This smoothie is so refreshing and yummy. The strawberry imparts it’s beautiful flavour while the banana makes the smoothie creamy. My dad loves this smoothie and when it is strawberry season, I end up making it twice or thrice every week.
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When it is really cold outside and all you need is a bowl of hot steaming soup and a good book, this is the one you should be making. My brother makes this quite often and no doubt it is one of my favourite soups. It is really creamy and mild. It’s not to heavy , overly spiced, extremely simple and just COMFORTING! 🍲
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A vibrant, fresh and tasty smoothie which cleanses your palate and leaves behind a smile on your face. 🙂
NOTE- Serve immediately as the acid in orange can affect the smoothie, if left for too long.
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