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Margaritas, you've met your match. These mocktails are made with real fruits and vegetables and pair just as well with chips and salsa.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Recipe Summary

total:
40 mins
Servings:
6
Yield:
6 to 8 cups
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Cut and discard rind from watermelon. Cut flesh into 2-inch pieces.

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  • In a blender combine about one-third of the watermelon and 2/3 cup of the water. Cover and blend until smooth. Strain through a fine-mesh sieve into a large pitcher or glass jar; discard solids. Repeat two more times, using remaining watermelon and water.

  • Stir lime juice and honey into strained watermelon. Serve over ice.

Pineapple Agua Fresca

Prepare as directed, using 4 cups cubed, peeled fresh pineapple; 6 cups cold water; 1/2 cup lime juice; and 1/3 cup honey or sugar.Nutrition analysis per serving: 114 calories, 1 g protein, 31 g carbohydrate, 0 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 2 g fiber, 26 g total sugar, 1% Vitamin A, 93% Vitamin C, 9 mg sodium, 2% calcium, 2% iron

Cucumber Agua Fresca

Prepare as directed, using 5 lb. cucumbers, peeled, halved lengthwise, seeded, and cut into 1/2-inch pieces; 1 1/2 cups cold water; 1/4 cup lime juice; and 1/2 cup honey or sugar.Nutrition analysis per serving: 132 calories, 2 g protein, 32 g carbohydrate, 1 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 3 g fiber, 28 g total sugar, 5% Vitamin A, 25% Vitamin C, 11 mg sodium, 6% calcium, 5% iron

Strawberry Agua Fresca

Prepare as directed, using 2 lb. strawberries, 5 cups cold water, 1/4 cup lime juice, and 1/2 cup honey or sugar.Nutrition analysis per serving: 136 calories, 1 g protein, 36 g carbohydrate, 0 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 3 g fiber, 31 g total sugar, 0% Vitamin A, 154% Vitamin C, 9 mg sodium, 3% calcium, 4% iron

Mango Agua Fresca

Prepare as directed, using 4 cups chopped fresh mango (or one 16-oz. pkg. frozen chopped mango), 5 cups cold water, 1/4 cup lime juice, and 3 Tbsp. honey or sugar.Nutrition analysis per serving: 83 calories, 0 g protein, 22 g carbohydrate, 0 g total fat (0 g sat. fat), 0 mg cholesterol, 0 g fiber, 20 g total sugar, 11% Vitamin A, 38% Vitamin C, 7 mg sodium, 2% calcium, 1% iron

Nutrition Facts

121 calories; carbohydrates 31g; insoluble fiber 1g; sugars 27g; protein 2g; vitamin a 1876.5IU; vitamin c 28.3mg; thiamin 0.1mg; riboflavin 0.1mg; niacin equivalents 0.6mg; vitamin b6 0.2mg; folate 10.5mcg; sodium 6mg; potassium 379mg; calcium 27mg; iron 0.8mg.
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