Agua De Sandia (Watermelon Water)

Course Beverage
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Author Muy Delish

Ingredients

  • 8 cups diced fresh watermelon seedless or with seeds
  • 2 cups water * see recipe notes
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 Tbsp fresh lime juice about half of a large lime

Instructions

  • In a blender add 4 cups of the watermelon chunks with 1 cup of water. Blend on high speed until the mixture is smooth. Transfer drink to a pitcher (see note)
  • Note: If the watermelon has seeds, pass the juice thru fine mesh strainer to remove the blended seeds.
  • Repeat process with remaining watermelon.
  • Add the ½ cup sugar and lime juice to the pitcher. Mix well and taste for sweetness. Add more sugar according to taste.
  • Pour into a tall glass filled with ice and garnish with fresh watermelon (optional). This drink is best if consumed within 1 to 2 days max.