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Barley Water Recipe

Barley Water is a popular Indian Drink
Author :
On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Drink Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 6
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 1 cup - pearl Barley
  • 6 to 8 cups - water
  • Grated rind of 1 Lemon
  • 1/4 cup - Sugar
  • Juice of 2 Lemons
  • How to Make Barley Water:

    1. Wash the barley in plenty of water, then add it to a heavy saucepan with the water.
    2. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer gently for 20 to 30 mins, skimming off scum from time to time.
    3. Remove the pan from the heat and add lemon rind, sugar and stir well.
    4. Let it cool. Strain and add the lemon juice.
    5. Use more sugar if necessary.
    6. Recipe courtesy: Dhivya Karthik


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