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Want to get refreshed in the scorching summers with refreshing and tasty Shikanjii, a spicy lemon drink. Shikanji is central India cuisine from Madhya Pradesh. Get the authentic shikanji recipe on SurfIndia.


  • - 1/2 cup: Freshly squeezed juice of limes
  • - 1 tablespoon: Juice extracted from fresh ginger root
  • - 1 cup: White sugar
  • - 2 cups: Water


  • - Combine lime and ginger juice in a bowl.
  • - Heat water and sugar in a pan, bring to boil for 30 seconds.
  • - When syrup is cool, stir in lime and ginger juice and chill.
  • - To serve, add 2 tablespoons of syrup to a glass of chilled water, and add some crushed ice.