Summers are filled with varieties of musk melon and you get some of the finest quality that has the perfect sweetness and taste. Muskmelon is also known as cantaloupe melon. It is no wonder that the cantaloupe melon with its refreshingly rich flavor and aroma and minimal calories is the most popular variety of musk melon. It is an excellent source of vitamin A, Potassium and vitamin B3. This juice has so many fruits blended together which makes it a healthy kids recipe. If your kids don’t like to eat fruits, this tangy muskmelon drink will get them their weekly dose of fruit vitamins and they can also enjoy it as a refreshing chilled summers drink.
Cantaloupe Melon fruit has many health benefits. It is low in cholesterol and is considered great for people suffering from asthma, diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure. Musk melon is also low in saturated fat and calories so you can make even make a low calorie drink by skipping canned fruits and replacing it with fresh ones.
Musk Melon drink is always made by de-seeding muskmelon and melon seeds are used in making a lot of Indian gravies or curries. They are also used in making salads, breads, buns, mouth refresher etc.
Method for Deseeding Muskmelon
I am also posting a video below where you can find an easy way to de-seed musk melon and make a crunchy snack by roasting musk melon seeds which you can enjoy with this chilled drink.
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Let us come back to our recipe and see how you can make a nice refreshing cantaloupe melon or musk melon drink.
|Tip: You can skip soda and serve it as a kids mocktail.|
Ingredients to make Cantaloupe Melon Drink Recipe
- 2 cups canned pineapple
- 2 cups canned strawberries
- 4 bananas, chopped
- 2 cup chopped seedless cantaloupe melon
- 3/4 cup orange juice
- 3/4 cup lemon juice
- 6 liters lemon soda , chilled
Method for Cantaloupe Melon Drink Recipe
Blend the fruits individually in a blender till smooth.
Combine all the purees and add the remaining ingredients, except the soda and mix well.
Refrigerate till chilled.
Just before serving, pour some drink in a glass and add some soda and serve immediately.
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