How To Make ​South Indian Sol Kadhi​

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Welcome to the world of South Indian cuisine! Today, we'll learn how to make the refreshing and tangy Sol Kadhi.

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First, gather the ingredients: coconut milk, kokum, green chilies, ginger, garlic, cumin, coriander, and salt.

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In a blender, mix 1 cup of coconut milk, 4-5 kokum, 2 green chilies, 1 inch ginger, 2 cloves garlic, 1 tsp cumin, 1 tsp coriander, and a pinch of salt.

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Blend until smooth and creamy. Adjust the consistency by adding more coconut milk or water.

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Next, strain the mixture through a fine mesh sieve to remove any chunks or fibers.

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In a pan, heat 1 tsp oil and add 1 tsp mustard seeds. Once they start to splutter, add 1 sprig of curry leaves and 1 dried red chili.

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Pour the strained mixture into the pan and let it simmer for 5-7 minutes.

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Add 1 tsp sugar and 1 tsp lemon juice for a balance of flavors. You can also add a pinch of asafoetida for extra flavor.

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Once the Sol Kadhi is heated through, turn off the heat and let it cool for a few minutes.

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Serve chilled as a refreshing drink or as a side dish with your favorite South Indian meal. Enjoy the burst of flavors in every sip!