watermelon agua fresca
if ever there was a drink that resembled summer in a glass, you can be sure that watermelon agua fresca would be it.
healthy, refreshing and most certainly thirst-quenching it is my go-to drink of choice during the hot summer months.
watermelon agua frescaingredients:
1 (5-6 lb) watermelon
2 cups water
1 tablespoon lime juice
1 tablespoon honey
working in batches, blend half of watermelon with 1 cup of cold water until smooth. pour through a strainer or cheesecloth into a pitcher discarding solids. repeat with the remaining watermelon and 1 cup of cold water.
stir in lime juice and honey and refrigerate until chilled. serve with ice.