Summer Drinks: Strawberry Agua Fresca

Somedays you want a great refreshing drink to enjoy on a hot summer afternoon.  While it’s not quite sugar free, this drink does give you probably 2-3 servings of strawberries.  The recipe comes from the Eat, Live, Run blog.

Strawberry Agua Fresca

Ingredients

1 pound fresh strawberries

2 1/2 cups cold water

3-4 Tablespoons sugar

Juice of 2 limes

1. Destem the strawberries and slice in half

2. Puree the strawberries in a blender or food processor

3. Strain the strawberry puree through a fine mesh sieve to remove the seeds

4. Pour the seedless puree into the water and add the sugar and lime juice

5. Stir until the sugar is dissolved and serve with a garnish

 

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