Watermelon Agua Fresca

Watermelon Agua Fresca

Watermelon Agua fresca is a drink served throughout Mexico It is a combination of fruits, sugar and water to make light non-alcholic beverage. It is made with several different fruits. This is a watermelon drink." It is not too sugary and a perfect ice-cold drink for the summer.


  • 2 cups watermelon deseeded and cubed into 1 inch pieces
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2 teaspoon sugar
  • 4 cups chilled club soda
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 4 lime slices
  • 1 tablespoon fresh mint leaves.
  • 1 cup ice cubes


In a blender, add the watermelon, water and sugar.

Pour through a coarse strainer into a large container.

Stir in lime juice. Refrigerate until well chilled for about 4 hours.

To serve - Take 4 mint leaves and 2 lime slices in a muddler and muddle it.

Pour chilled club soda (or seltzer) and watermelon juice and garnish with lime slices and mint leaves.

Served chilled.


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