Watermelon Mint Agua Fresca

We recently posted a recipe for a cool and fresh cucumber mint agua fresca. To kick off the month of June and to beat the summer heat, we’ve concocted another satisfying drink recipe! Freshly-squeezed lime juice, mouthwatering watermelon and fragrant mint come together for what is probably the most refreshing drink ever. 

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Serves: 10

Prep time: 25 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 8 cups cubed seeded watermelon, (about 6 pounds with the rind)
  • About 8 sprigs fresh mint (1 small .66 ounce package)
  • Juice of 2 limes
  • 2 cups water, or to taste
  • Lime slices, for garnish

Directions:

1. If using a juicer, juice the watermelon, mint and limes. Transfer to pitcher and add water. Serve over ice.

1. If using a blender, blend the watermelon and mint leaves in batches. Pour into a pitcher through a fine sieve or strainer. Add lime juice and stir in water. Serve over ice.

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