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Mint and Melon Agua Fresca

This refreshing drink is best with ripe, peak of the season fruit so that no extra sweetener is required.
Course Drinks
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6 people
Calories 62kcal
Author Allison

Ingredients

  • 8 loosely packed cups seeded watermelon chunks
  • 1/4 packed cup fresh mint leaves
  • 1 1/2 cups ice cold water or lemonade, or sparkling water
  • 1-2 squeezes fresh lemon juice optional

Instructions

  • Puree the watermelon in a blender in small batches, adding the mint leaves to one of the batches. Pour the juice into a large pitcher.
  • Stir in the water or lemonade and chill for at least one hour. Pour over ice in tall glasses.

Nutrition

Calories: 62kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 1g | Sodium: 5mg | Potassium: 237mg | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 1235IU | Vitamin C: 17.3mg | Calcium: 21mg | Iron: 0.6mg