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Oct 5, 2007

Category:Beverages - non-alcoholic
Cuisine:Caribbean
Prep Time:Less than 4 hrs

Yes a drink can be made from sesame seeds!

This is one of my favorite drinks since I was a little girl!!

It used to be sold at the local bakery and there was nothing more refreshing than having a glass of this drink on a hot summer day!

For pretty presentation grate some cinnamon over the top of the glass and add a slice of fruit.



INGREDIENTS:


2 cups sesame seeds

2 cups water at room temperature

4 cups warm water

1 cup sugar

DIRECTIONS:

  • Allow the seeds to soak in room temperature water for 4 hours.
  • Strain.
  • Grind the seeds until they have become a very fine powder. A food processor or even a coffee grinder can be used.
  • Add 4 cups of warm water and mix well ( I use the blender at this point).
  • Strain again.
  • Add sugar to sweeten.
  • Chill before serving.

BUEN PROVECHO!

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Posted: Friday October 5, 2007, 7:26 am
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Lourdes Arevalo (29)
Friday October 5, 2007, 3:48 pm
Que rico se ve y suena, I'll sure try it,

Thanks

Ds R. (45)
Saturday October 6, 2007, 2:09 pm
Great! I'm glad it caught your attention. I definitely love this drink! One of my all time favorites next to jugo de parcha (passion fruit juice.

Be sure to let us know what you think when you try it. Don't be afraid to leave us any variations you may try with the recipe!

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