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Thursday, June 30, 2011

Sugandhi Sherbet

Sugandhi sherbet is a herbal drink with many medicinal properties.Sugandhi is prepared from the roots of the sugandhi plant.The juice of sugandhi helps in the purification of blood. It acts as a cooling agent and helps prevent sunstroke and quick recovery from sun strokes.

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I first tasted this at my sister's place.My brother inlaw loves this and his mom sends him a bottle of concentrated juice every summer.Last few days back i went to vijaywada along with my sister's family.There i saw each and very street has a vendor selling this sherbert to beat the horrible heat of vijaywada (the temple town of Godess kanaka durga)

One glass of sugandhi is prized at Rs.10/-.When we order a glass,the vendor pours a quarter of the concentrated juice and half time.Then he adds soda and mixes it.It tastes good when drank cold.


The concentrated juice are sold in bottles costing Rs.100/- per bottle.I brought one bottle and we finished it within 15 days.Wished i had taken a snap of the vendor selling this juice.I googled it and got a picture.

This drink is conveniently given in polythane bags to take home to drink in leisure.


11 comments:

  1. wow, that is new, never heard of it before or had it before, sounds refreshing.

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  2. Sherbet looks super refreshing and wonderful..

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  3. we call this nannari..love this sherbet very much

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  4. Healthy and refreshing ..

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  5. thats a very informative post. love the colour of the drink.

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  6. Thanx for visiting my blog. It's healthy and refreshing.

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  7. What a delicious drink! Miss that :(
    Priya

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  8. This is a real tasty drink.I tried that.

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  9. I have heard of this. But I think it is called something else at Kerala. I am not sure of the real name. Good one :)

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