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Strawberry Agua Fresca

Yield 8 servings (serving size: about 1 cup)
Prepare this early on the day of the party; chill until your guests arrive.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups quartered fresh strawberries (about 2 pints)
  • 6 cups cold water, divided
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
  • 4 teaspoons fresh lime juice

Nutrition Information

  • calories 52
  • caloriesfromfat 5 %
  • fat 0.3 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • monofat 0.0 g
  • polyfat 0.1 g
  • protein 0.6 g
  • carbohydrate 13 g
  • fiber 1.8 g
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg
  • iron 0.5 mg
  • sodium 1 mg
  • calcium 17 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine strawberries, 2 cups water, sugar, and mint in a blender; process 2 minutes or until smooth. Strain mixture through a sieve into a pitcher; discard solids. Add remaining 4 cups water and juice; refrigerate. Serve over ice.