In Ayruveda they call this the Pitta season this dosha, or body mind type that is compared to gasoline or fire. Now for those who are of this type thrive in this weather for the rest of it’s just hot as sh*t. Here are some refreshing cocktails for the weekend.
*A Drink with a Fork
Prep time 5 minutes| Serves 4
2 cups watermelon, diced
1/2 cup fresh blueberries
1 tablespoon agave
2 tablespoons fresh fennel stalk
1 tablespoon lime juice
4 shots Silver Tequila
Splash of club soda
Muddle watermelon, blueberries and fennel. Reserve the watermelon juice.
Add agave and lemon to juice. Mix well and taste.
Combine two ounces of juice with a shot of tequila over ice. Finish with soda.
Coconut Lime Margarita
Prep time 5 minutes| Serves 2
I cup fresh lime juice
2/3 Cup agave
2 Cups coconut water
4 Oz tequila (white)
Combine juice, agave and coconut water.
Mix two cups of mixture in shaker add tequila shake vigorously and pour into two glasses over ice with salt rim.
*This recipe first appeared on www.foodrebublic.com