With the onset of summers, Indians begin to gear themselves up with a complete menu for their ‘pet pooja’. The unbearable heat and sweat that Indian summers bring with them make everyone prepare for regaining energy and loss of water content. From morning to night, all that’s needed are light, refreshing and tasty goodies to gorge on. As summers are about to arrive, we have got you covered with some light and delicious evening snacks that will leave you refreshed. Check them out:

1. Dahi Poori Chaat

Chaat is undeniably one of India’s best snacks. A filling dahi puri chaat on a summer evening can be light, refreshing and delicious as well. Try the recipe below to make dahi puri chaat at home.  

2. Fresh Coconut Flesh

We know this gem of a food doesn’t need an introduction. Fresh tender coconut flesh is one of the most nutritious and refreshing evening snacks one can relish during summers.

3. Corn Salad

When it comes to a light and refreshing meal, we can never miss out on mentioning salads. Make a simple corn salad with corn, plenty of veggies and some seasonings to savour on summer evenings and we are sure you won’t be disappointed.

4. Mango And Pineapple Smoothie

What’s better than combining two of summer’s best products and blending them into one? A mango and pineapple smoothie is a filling, wholesome and delicious drink that will rejuvenate you like no other beverage. 

5. Punjabi Lassi

The age-old North Indian drink is made with yogurt, sugar and water and has been our rescuer from the scorching heat. Indulge in a tall glass of lassi on summer evenings and we are sure you’ll recover from the day-long fatigue and tiredness. Top it with some desiccated coconut and cashew nuts for added flavour and texture.