Arabic Pomegranate Drink. شراب الرمان Also called Rumman in some regions. This tasty Arabic iced drink is a delicious way to cool off. My Arabic inspired drink is made with healthy pomegranate juice, fresh squeezed orange juice, raw honey, and fresh lemon juice!
Pomegranate Drink in Arabic: شراب الرمان
So I was at Costco the other day, surprise surprise. And I saw pomegranate juice on sale so I grabbed some because I wanted to find some recipes with pomegranate juice. I stumbled across this delicious Moroccan pomegranate juice drink over on the taste of Moroc and had to recreate it myself!
WHAT DOES AN ARABIC POMEGRANATE DRINK TASTE LIKE?
My Arabic pomegranate and orange flower drink is sweet and has a delicious subtle floral flavor from the orange flower. It has a little bit of tanginess from the pomegranate and lemon, which goes wonderfully with the sweet orange juice and honey.
ASK THE DIETITIAN,
IS ARABIC POMEGRANATE DRINK HEALTHY FOR YOU?
Yes! My pomegranate drink is loaded with healthy benefits.
A lot of the Arabic pomegranate drink recipes call for pomegranate syrup and sugar. I wanted to make something a bit lighter with my pomegranate juice instead.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF POMEGRANATE JUICE?
My healthy Arabic drink with pomegranate has all healthy ingredients! Read each ingredient benefit below.
Pomegranate juice benefits:
- High in antioxidants
- Antioxidants fight damage all over your body
Orange blossom water benefits:
- Contains antioxidants
- Aroma can help alleviate stress
Raw honey benefits:
- Contain natural bacteria
- Bacteria are excellent for gut health
Orange juice & lemon juice benefits:
- Both are high in vitamin C
- Vitamin C helps your skin from collagen and stay looking vibrant!
WATCH HOW I MADE THIS EASY ARABIC POMEGRANATE DRINK RECIPE
HOW TO MAKE AN ARABIC POMEGRANATE DRINK AT HOME
This delicious pomegranate Arabic style drink is so easy to make!
First, fill a large 24 oz jar to the top with ice.
Add all of the ingredients: 1 cup pomegranate juice, 1 tablespoon orange blossom water, 1 tablespoon raw honey, ½ cup fresh orange juice, and the juice of 1 lemon.
Shake and serve!
It is that easy!!
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How long will this pomegranate drink last?
Cover your drink with a lid and store it in the fridge for up to 3 days.
What drinks go with Middle Eastern food?
Most of the time, we serve our food with just plain water! But this pomegranate drink is a super fun and unique recipe to try.
Arabic food is usually quite filling, so water or an iced drink is excellent on the side.
After eating, sweet mint tea is served in small glasses.
What is the most popular drink in the Middle East?
The most popular drinks throughout the Middle East are teas, hot and iced. Surprisingly, you will find that a lot of people still drink hot tea even during the summer months.
Alcohol is not as popular throughout the Middle East and even banned in some regions.
Is pomegranate Middle Eastern?
Pomegranate is actually native to north Indian and what is today Iran. However, pomegranates are now cultivated throughout the Middle East for a long time, which is why you will see them in different Arabic recipes.
Looking to make some Arabic dessert? Try my Arabic Walnut Baklava!
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Tasty Arabic Pomegranate Drink (رمان يشرب)
- 24 oz mason jar or other large jar
- 1 cup pomegranate juice
- 1 tbsp orange blossom water can also use rose water
- 1 tablespoon raw manuka honey
- 4 oranges, juiced about ½ cup orange juice
- 1 lemon, juiced
- Fill a 24 ounce jar to the top with ice cubes.
- Add all of your ingredients.
- Cover with a lid, shake till honey is dissolved. You can alternatively stir it instead of shaking it.
- Divide between 2 glasses.