Watermelon Agua Frescas

Watermelon Agua FrescasRecipe
Photo: Ralph Anderson; Styling: Buffy Hargett
Maria Corbalan, owner of Taco Xpress in Austin, Texas, shared this refreshing recipe with us. Prep: 10 minutes.


Makes about 5 cups

Recipe from

Southern Living


4 cups cubed seedless watermelon, cantaloupe, or honeydew melon
1/4 cup sugar
2 cups cold water


Process watermelon, cantaloupe, or honeydew melon and sugar in a blender until smooth, stopping to scrape down sides as needed. Pour mixture through a fine wire-mesh strainer into a pitcher, discarding solids. Stir in 2 cups cold water. Cover and chill until ready to serve. Serve over ice.