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FRESH LEMON COPA COLA RECIPE

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FRESH LEMON COPA COLA RECIPE – Fresh Lemon Copa Cola is one of refreshing cold beverage that can be served at a hot day. If you are soda drink lover then it is a very good choice for you to try at home because it is very simple to make and it doesn’t need much time to make it. Lemon Copa Cola is made of soda drink, sparkling lemon, lemon syrup, mint leaf, and ice cubes mixed in a shaker. Have you understood what cola drink means? Cola is a sweetened, carbonated soft drink, derived from drinks that originally contained caffeine from the kola nut and cocaine from coca leaves, flavored with vanilla and other ingredients. Most colas now use other flavoring (and caffeinating) ingredients with a similar taste. Modern cola usually contains caramel color, caffeine and sweeteners such as sugar or high fructose corn syrup. As a note, cola drink is not recommended for those who has kidney disease because a 2007 study found that consumption of colas, both those with natural sweetening and those with artificial sweetening, was associated with increased risk of chronic kidney disease. The phosphoric acid used in cola was thought to be a possible cause. So, it is actually better for us to be very careful consuming cola drink.

Cola drink is not the only ingredient of this fresh beverage. We also use lemon as its ingredient. Well, lemon is oval in shape and feature a yellow, texturized outer peel. Like other citrus fruits, their inner flesh is encased in eight to ten segments. It is a species of small evergreen tree native to Asia. The fruit is used for culinary and non-culinary purposes throughout the world, primarily for its juice. The pulp and rind are also used in cooking and baking. The juice of the lemon is about 5% to 6% citric acid, which gives a sour taste. But, for your information guys, the distinctive sour taste of lemon juice makes it a key ingredient in drinks and foods such as lemonade. Lemon is an excellent and rich source of vitamin C, an essential nutrient that protects the body against immune system deficiencies. It also contains pectin fiber which is very beneficial for colon health and also serves as a powerful antibacterial. It is a great source citric acid, potassium, calcium, phosphorus and magnesium that will helps prevent the growth and multiplication of pathogenic bacteria that cause infections and diseases, helps reducing pain and inflammation in joints and knees as it dissolves uric acid, and helps to cure the common cold. It is also well known as a useful treatment for kidney stones and reducing strokes. The health benefits of lemons are due to its many nourishing elements like vitamin C, vitamin B6, vitamin A, vitamin E, folate, niacin thiamin, riboflavin, pantothenic acid, copper, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, zinc, phosphorus and protein.

Maybe you are thinking why we combine cola drink and lemon right? Yea, it is because lemon can treat diseases caused by cola drink. With the other additional ingredients, it will be great for you to try. Just grab the recipe of it now!

Ingredients

  • 250 ml soda drink with cola taste
  • 100 ml sparkling lemon
  • 6 tbsp. lemon syrup
  • 3 lemons, wedge sliced
  • 3 pieces mint leaves, picked its leaves
  • Ice cubes

Steps

  1. Put the soda drink with cola taste, sparkling lemon, lemon syrup, mint leaves, and ice cubes into a shaker.
  2. Shake the shaker until all the ingredients just combined.
  3. Put the sliced lemon into a serving glass.
  4. Pour the fresh drink into the serving glass.
  5. Fresh Lemon Copa Cola is now ready to be served.

Note: Make approximately 3 servings.

 

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Why worry too much to eat? One cannot think well, love well, sleep well if one has not dined well. Enjoy the life and enjoy the meal.

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