Ginger - lemongrass syrup with soda. Its refreshing and flavourful drink. Here is recipe for you all to try.
- Lemon Grass 4, 2 inch length stalk
- Ginger 1/2 cup, peeled and sliced
- Sugar 1 cup
- Water 6 cups
- Lemon Juice, 3 tbsp, freshly squeezed
- Lemon slices, ice cubes for serving
In a medium sauce pan, combine the sliced ginger with 3 stalks of lemon grass and 4 cups of the water and bring to a boil over high heat. Stir in the sugar. Cover and let the ginger -lemongrass syrup steep off the heat until cool, about 2 hours.
Strain the syrup through a fine mesh sieve. Discard the ginger and lemon grass. Stir in the lemon juice and the remaining 2 cups of water. Refrigerate until chilled. Serve in tall glasses over ice and soda, garnished with lemon slices and lemon grass stalk.