How to make Strawberry Shikanji -

The next time you feel the need for a refreshing drink, try this.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Strawberries (स्ट्रॉबेरी), Strawberries (स्ट्रॉबेरी)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Beverages

Strawberry Shikanji

Strawberry Shikanji Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Strawberry Shikanji Recipe

  • Strawberries sliced 2-3

  • Strawberries for garnishing

  • Lemon juice 4-5 tablespoons

  • Sugar 4 tablespoons

  • Ginger juice 2 tablespoons

  • Black salt (kala namak) 1 teaspoon

  • Roasted cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Ice cubes as required

  • Khus syrup (optional) 1 tablespoon


Step 1

Heat sugar in a non-stick pan. Add 1 cup water and bring to a boil and cook till sugar dissolves. Simmer for 1 minute, take off the heat and let it cool.

Step 2

Pour sugar syrup, lemon juice and ginger juice into a jar. Add 2 cups water and mix well.

Step 3

Add black salt, cumin powder and mix well. Add ice cubes.

Step 4

Add sliced strawberries, khus syrup and mix well.

Step 5

Pour into individual glasses and serve chilled garnished with the strawberries.

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