Watermelon Basil Agua Fresca

Watermelon Basil Agua Fresca

By annamueser Published: July 26, 2012

  • Yield: 4 Servings
  • Prep: 10 mins

A delightful and cooling summer drink from www.fureyandthefeast.com



  1. Combine watermelon, 2 cups of water and chopped basil in a blender. Blend until completely liquid, and let blender sit for 5 minutes to allow basil to steep.
  2. Strain puree into a 2 quart pitcher. Add remaining 4 cups of water, sugar, lime juice and ice. Stir to combine and taste, adding more sugar if needed.
  3. Portion agua fresca and ice into four glasses and garnish with basil leaves and watermelon cubes. Serve immediately.