Nimbu pani (pictured on the tray in the photo above) means lemon/lime water. Essentially Indian lemonade, nimbu pani is sold on the streets of Indian cities from hand-carts to counter the sweltering heat. Nimbu pani is an ideal, crowd-pleasing, easy-to-scale-up holiday drink. —Annada Rathi
5 1/2 teaspoons
roughly chopped mint leaves
8-ounce glasses water
In This Recipe
Mix lime juice, sugar, and black salt, in a pitcher till the sugar has dissolved fully.