7 Aromatic Lavender-Infused Beverages To Beat The Heat
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Lavender is known for its calming and aromatic properties; it offers various health benefits when infused into beverages. Lavender can also help reduce stress and anxiety, which promotes relaxation and improves sleep quality too. Lavender also helps in digestion, reduces inflammation, and provides antioxidants, supporting overall health. So, what are you waiting for? Try these tasty lavender-infused drinks this season.

Lavender adds a floral and slightly sweet touch to drinks. The lilac colour looks beautiful and appealing to the eyes. The properties of lavender help the body cool down in the summer. You just need simple ingredients that are easily available at home. Elevate your drinking game with these seven lavender-infused beverages. Let’s dive into these aromatic and stunning drinks.

Lavender Lemonade

Refreshing and tasty, adding lemon to drinks makes it ideal for summer. To make this, take a pan and add water. Now add in lavender syrup, sugar, and dried lavender buds. Simmer until the  sugar dissolves and the mixture is infused with the floral essence. Add in fresh lemon juice with the lavender syrup, add cold water and stir well. Add ice as desired. Garnish with lemon slices and fresh lavender for a beautiful touch.

Lavender Latte

The Lavender Latte is a fragrant and comforting beverage that combines the robust flavour of espresso with the delicate aroma of lavender. Prepare a shot of espresso and mix it with lavender syrup. Steam milk and pour it over the espresso mixture. Stir gently, and garnish with a sprinkle of dried lavender flowers. This combination is a must-try.

 Fizzy Lavender Gin

The Lavender Gin Fizz is a delightful drink made with classic gin fizz with floral notes. To make it, mix gin, freshly squeezed lemon juice, and lavender syrup in a shaker with ice. Shake well to combine all the ingredients. Now Strain into a glass filled with ice, then top with soda for a fizzy finish. Garnish with a sprig of lavender. Your aromatic, tangy, and fizzy drink is ready.

Lavender Iced Tea

Lavender Iced Tea offers a soothing and refreshing twist on traditional iced tea. To make this brew your favourite tea, add dried lavender flowers, simmer and stir until lavender releases flavour. Now strain the tea and add your preferred sweetener. Cool it down, add ice and garnish with lemon wedges. This combination of tea and lavender provides a calming and aromatic experience, perfect for relaxing afternoons.

Lavender Hot Chocolate

This is the best comforting drink, and you will surely enjoy the taste of it. To make this, add milk to a pan and simmer it. Now add the chopped chocolate and stir well until smooth. Stir in lavender syrup for a hint of floral sweetness. Take a mug, pour the hot chocolate, and top it up with whipped cream. Sprinkle a few dried lavender buds and grated chocolate. Your perfect chocolate drink is ready, with a hint of lavender.

Lavender Mojito

Give your cocktails a refreshing twist with a lavender mojito. In a glass muddle, mix fresh mint leaves and dried lavender buds with lime juice and sugar syrup. In a glass, add ice, pour in the white rum and stir. Top with soda water and mix well. Garnish with a mint and a lavender stem for a beautiful touch. This mojito is refreshing and perfect for summer evenings.

Lavender Honey Milk

Lavender Honey Milk is a soothing drink, ideal for bedtime. Heat the milk in a pan until warm. Stir in the lavender syrup and honey; stir well  until fully combined. Pour the warm milk into a mug and enjoy the aromatic and sweet flavours. The soft floral tones of lavender produce a comfortable and relaxing beverage that can aid in promoting a good night's sleep. This drink is ideal for individuals looking for a comfortable and relaxing way to wind up their day.

Here are some lavender drinks you can make at home easily. Add lavender to your drinks for that taste and colour. They are refreshing and soothing. Customise them accordingly and enjoy!