How to make a Pomegranate Juice

Full of reddish-pink minute seeds, Pomegranate identified as ‘fruits of paradise’ holds lots of benefits. This combo of crusty and juicy fruit, pomegranate is a source for lots of nutrition. It is rich in vitamin B5, vitamin C and antioxidants. It is also proven to maintain cholesterol level in our body.

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Ingredients to prepare 2 Glasses of Pomegranate Juice

  • Pomegranate - 2 large
  • Lemon Juice - 1 teaspoon
  • Sugar – 1 tablespoon (optional)
  • Black Pepper Powder- 1 pinch
  • Black salt- ½ Teaspoon
  • Water-1 and ½ cups
  • Ice cubes(optional

Steps to Prepare Pomegranate Juice

Step 1: Take a fresh, nice and shiny pomegranate. You need to avoid cracked, dried-up or bruised one.fresh pomegranate

Step 2: Cut the fruit using a sharp knife. Cutting pomegranate becomes messy most of the times. Cut around the fruit through the skin; however do not the cut the seeds inside it. Break the halves to smaller sections using your hands.

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Step 3: Using your hand, release the seeds from all section and keep into the water. As pomegranates can leave your hands with marks, try applying fresh lemon juice. After that sprinkle a little amount of salt, wipe to work and wash your hands.

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Step 4: Grind pomegranate with half cup of water in a juicer for 5 seconds and filter the juice. If possible drink without filtering since the seeds of pomegranate is more beneficial.

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Grind pomegranate with half cup of water in a juicer for 5 seconds and filter the juice. If possible drink without filtering since the seeds of pomegranate is more beneficial.

Step 5: Add one more cup water, black salt, black pepper powder and lemon juice. You can also add sugar if you wish.

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Step 6: Now the juice is ready to drink. Add some ice cubes or refrigerate it for some time to get the better taste.

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You can also prepare pomegranate juice without using a juicer. Just compress out the juice using your hand and then strain further using a muslin cloth or you can also use a strainer.