Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Muskmelon - Orange Juice

Muskmelons are seasonal fruits available in the Summer. There are many varieties of muskmelons.
Some are orange or yellow or green in color. This is called Karboosa here in Chhattisgarh, India. Its very sweet and watery.

This fruit has yellow outer skin with green lines running from top to bottom.
Under the outer layer there is another thick skin which is green in color.

The seeds at the centre are removed and then cut into pieces.

Here is the method of making the juice.

Ingredients :
1/2                                   Muskmelon fruit, peeled and cubed
2                                      Orange, seeds removed
1 pinch salt
4 mint leaves and muskmelon pieces to garnish.

Method :
Squeeze out juice using a citrus juicer. Keep aside.

Take muskmelon cubes in a juicer jar.
Make juice using mixie.

Add orange juice into juicer jar and again run for a few second.

Transfer into juice glasses.

Serve chilled topping it with mint leaves and melon pieces.