Agua Fresca Recipes to Try Right Now

Hibiscus Agua Fresca
Pour yourself a tall glass of these thirst-quenching agua fresca recipes when the weather gets warm—you'll be cooled down in no time. Mexican drinks are so much more than just margaritas and cocktails, but you can dress up these recipes with a mini umbrella if you choose!

Tamarind Agua Fresca

Serve up a pitcher of this simple thirst-quenching drink at your next picnic or party, and watch how quickly it disappears. With just a couple ingredients, it's easy to have a second pitcher of this lemonade-like drink on hand for refills.

Carrot-Clementine Agua Fresca

Get a serving of vegetables with your agua fresca! This bright, refreshing recipe is still sweet thanks to clementines and honey, but it hides a helping of carrots in each glass.

Orange-Mango Agua Fresca

Forget plain old orange juice—this agua fresca recipe combines the breakfast favorite with mangoes and lime juice for an elevated drink to sip on a warm day.

Strawberry Agua Fresca

Who doesn't love summer strawberries? To make this revitalizing drink, start with fresh strawberries, then blend with cold water, lime juice, and honey. It'll be ready for a picnic or garden party in no time flat! 

Cucumber Agua Fresca

Don't let the bright green color of this drink scare you away—the combination of cucumber, fresh mint, and lime juice makes this recipe a perfectly refreshing beverage on a hot day.

Orange-Papaya Agua Fresca

It doesn't get much easier (or tastier!) than this quick, 5-ingredient fresca. Sip on this fruit-filled drink by the pool, or share with friends at your next summertime party.

Melon-Berry Agua Fresca

Nothing tastes better in the summer than a juicy slice of watermelon—except this agua fresca that blends watermelon with blueberries and honey. It's an even better way to enjoy this all-time favorite picnic fruit.

Pineapple Agua Fresca

Take a mini trip to the tropics by sipping on this refreshing pineapple-filled drink. The flavors of pineapple and lime juice will have you envisioning palm trees and beaches in no time.

Hibiscus Agua Fresca

Hibiscus is one of the most popular agua fresca flavors—and it's easy to see why with this version mixed with mint syrup! Make this favorite agua fresca recipe from hibiscus blend tea bags, then add a drizzle of honey to sweeten.

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