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Cucumber Agua Fresca

Cucumber Agua Fresca


seedless cucumber, cut into chunks

Sugar to taste, if desired


sliced star fruit (or carambola), if desired

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  • 1

    Place 5 cups of water in a large pitcher.

  • 2

    Add the cup of lime juice and mix together.

  • 3

    Blend the cucumber, 6 mint leaves and 1 cup of water in the blender at medium speed. Strain and add the juice to the pitcher.

  • 4

    Add the rest of the ingredients and carefully stir everything together.

  • 5

    Serve over ice, well chilled!

Expert Tips

  • Refrigerate for at least 2 hours to allow the flavors to blend.
  • You may garnish the glasses with a sliced yellow lemon and star fruit.

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More About This Recipe

  • A refreshing drink - like this cucumber agua fresca (a type of cucumber drink) – at the height of summer is always welcome. It’s perfect to enjoy with the whole family. You can also serve it at your get-togethers, plus it’s a good way of incorporating ingredients that are great for everyone!

Watch the video: JAMAICA AGUA FRESCA (November 2020).