Watermelon Agua Fresca

Quench your thirst this summer with this delicious combination of watermelon, water, lime juice and club soda!

  • 8 cups cubed seeded watermelon, (about 6 pounds with the rind), divided
  • 1 cup water, divided
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 liter (4 cups) club soda, or seltzer water, well chilled
  • Lime slices, for garnish

If you’re looking for added sweetness, choose a healthy alternative like honey or agave to mix with your Watermelon Agua Fresca.

To Prepare:

Combine half the watermelon, half the water and half the sugar in a blender; puree.
Pour through a coarse strainer into a large container.
Repeat with the remaining watermelon, water and sugar.
Stir in lime juice.
Refrigerate until well chilled, about 4 hours. To serve, stir in club soda (or seltzer) and garnish with lime.

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