Whenever we talk of authentic Mexican drinks, we generally tend to think of margaritas, mojitos, and sangrias, even though they are not technically typical Mexican drinks! All of these alcoholic drinks are undoubtedly delicious but agree or not on a hot summer day, you just want a cold refreshing drink that does not contain alcohol (it is good for your body too!).
What Tasty Food (WTF), who serves mouth-watering Mexican vegetarian food in Kuala Lumpur brings you some of the must-try non-alcoholic Mexican food drinks at home this summer that will refresh your taste buds and help you cool off. Whether you are in the mood for something sweet or something frozen, these drinks will definitely fulfill your desires. Try one or all of these recipes and we bet you definitely would not regret it.
Horchata, the quintessential Mexican drink everyone should try once! Did you that Many Latin American countries had tried to replicate the Horchata although with different sets of ingredients (surprised?! so are we!) However the most authentic one is the Mexican way which includes ingredients such as ice, water, milk, cinnamon, vanilla, and sugar in order to make the drink all the more refreshing as suggested by What Tasty Food (WTF), who serves mouth-watering Mexican vegetarian food in Kuala Lumpur.
We bet many people do not think it is the drink for them, and then after they try it, they can’t get enough (You can thank us later, people!). We guarantee glasses will be finished in no time, so prepare in bulk!
Ingredients Required: Uncooked white long-grain rice, water, milk, vanilla extract, ground cinnamon, and white sugar
Directions: Blend the rice with water until the rice just begins to break up. Let the rice and water stand at room temperature for a minimum of 3 hours. Then Strain the rice water into a pitcher and discard the rice. Stir the milk, vanilla, cinnamon, and sugar into the rice water. Serve Chill!
Dear readers, make way for the all-time classic, the traditional Spanish sangria, but with a healthy twist (all the health freaks out there, are you listening?!) If you are not the type to consume alcohol, then this is a refreshing drink that you will love.
A small tip Refrigerating this drink for at least 3 hours allows the ingredients to blend together, which makes it even more delicious. Remember that people say the longer you let it sit, the more delicious it will be (you can thanks us later, folks!).
Ingredients Required: Grape juice, apple juice, orange juice, lemon juice, lemon, thinly sliced, with peel, lime, thinly sliced, with peel, orange, thinly sliced, with peel, apple, black plum, thinly sliced, with peel and sparkling mineral (carbonated) water or club soda, to taste.
Directions: Mix all the fruits and juices in a large pitcher, Refrigerate for at least 3 hours, Prior to serving add mineral water,carbonated water and stir together, Serve Chill!
Did you know “Aqua Fresca” is a Spanish phrase that literally translates to mean freshwater? (interesting isn’t it?!)
We believe that If that does not scream “simple”, then what will?! Aqua Fresca a non-alcoholic Mexican drink has all the qualities that you would desire in a summer drink- simple, delicious, and refreshing (wanna bet?!)
In addition one of the unique quality of Aqua Fresca is that you can use any fruit that you desire (a win-win situation for all!). Filled with the goodness of summer fruits, Aqua Fresca should be your go-to drink when you are craving a sweet refreshing drink on a hot summer day as suggested by What Tasty Food (WTF), who serves mouth-watering Mexican vegetarian food in Kuala Lumpur.
Ingredients Required: Drinking water, fresh fruits, sugar, and lemon or lime juice
Directions: In a blender combine water and fruit, puree until smooth. Pour the mixture through a sieve into a pitcher or serving container. Stir in lemon or lime juice and sugar. Add additional sugar to taste. Garnish with a lemon or lime wedge. Serve Chill!
One of the most common summer drinks, we believe that Piña coladas are loved by all! Although this drink was founded in Puerto Rico, it is a great frozen drink that has made its way into many Mexican kitchens with its own unique twist! You will be surprised to know that how a handful of store cupboard ingredients can turn into a delicious and zingy non-alcoholic summer drink (magical indeed!)
If you are looking for a non-alcoholic drink to please family, friends, and your kids this summer, Piña Colada should definitely be on your bucket list!
Ingredients Required: Unsweetened pineapple juice, cream of coconut and ice
Directions: Blend all the ingredients in a blender until desired consistency is achieved. Serve Chill!
What Tasty Food (WTF) is a world-renowned restaurant that serves mouth-watering Mexican vegetarian food in Kuala Lumpur.At What Tasty Food (WTF), all the dishes are made with fresh produce, no MSG, no added preservatives in a clean hygienic environment keeping in mind the health of all its customers. Visit their official website for more such information!