Fri 26 Jun 2015, 15:16
Let the recipe for West African Ginger Cocktail inspire your #localmix entry.
Keep your DStv Homegrown-inspired #localmix cocktails fresh with a little inspiration from Ghana.
This is the recipe for a West African Ginger Cocktail.
You will need:
3 large ginger roots
2-3 cups of water
1 heaped tbsp peppercorns
1 heaped tbsp raw sugar
Chop the ginger into small pieces.
Chop lime into slices.
Add ginger pieces and lime slices to two to three cups of water.
Strain the mixture through a sieve and squeeze remaining juice into a bowl.
In the blender, add peppercorns, sugar and the strained liquid and blend until smooth.
Strain the mixture through a sieve into a saucepan.
Heat the saucepan and bring the liquid to the boil then allow it to cool.
Pour the cooled mixture into a glass, add ice and serve.
There you have it, the West African Ginger Cocktail.
Now get to making your own #localmix and submit your entry. Competition closes on Friday 31 July at 12:00.