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Pineapple-Mint Water

Photo: Annabelle Breakey; Styling: Robyn Valarik
Total time 5 mins
Yield Serves 1 (serving size: 2 cups)
The idea here is to give a distinct but light flavor to water--so it's truly refreshing, rather than sweet and intense like soda.

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup pineapple chunks
  • 4 large mint leaves
  • 2 cups cold sparkling or still water

Nutrition Information

  • calories 8
  • caloriesfromfat 2 %
  • protein 0.1 g
  • fat 0.0 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • carbohydrate 2 g
  • fiber 0.0 g
  • sodium 21 mg
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg

How to Make It

  1. Put pineapple and mint in a large cocktail shaker. Add 1 tbsp. water; mash well with a muddler or end of a wooden spoon.

  2. Stir in sparkling water, cover, then strain into an ice-filled glass (for a clearer drink, pour through cheesecloth).