Cucumber Agua Fresca

Cucumber Agua Fresca

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 2

Ingredients

  • 2 cucumbers, peeled and seeds removed
  • 10 limes, juiced (About 1/2 cup)
  • 1 1/4 cup of fresh mint leaves, woody stems removed
  • 1/4 cup of agave nectar
  • 1 1/2 cups of water
  • 1 1/2 cups of unsweetened Coconut Water
  • Pinch of Salt optional

Instructions

  1. Cut cucumbers into rough cubes, about 1/2-inch and add to blender and puree until smooth.
  2. Add lime juice, mint leaves, agave nectar, water, coconut water and a pinch of salt to the blender. Blend again until mint leaves are minced.
  3. Strain into large fine mesh strainer, over a wide-mouth pitcher.
  4. Serve chilled over ice.
  5. Garnish with lime and mint.
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