Strawberry Agua Frescas

Strawberry Agua Fresca

6 cups fresh Strawberries, hulled and halved (I did not hull mine)

4 cups of Cold Water

1/4 cup fresh squeezed Lime Juice

1/4 cup Honey (I used 1/8 cup, or 2 Tbs. of Local Honey plus 1/8 cup of Stevia Extract In The Raw)

Ice Cubes

Whole Fresh Strawberries

Honey (optional)

  • In a blender, combine half of the halved strawberries and half of the cold water.  Cover and blend well.
  • Strain mixture through a fine mesh sieve into a pitcher or large glass jar.  Discard Solids.
  • Repeat with remaining strawberries and remaining water.
  • Stir in lime juice and the 1/4 cup honey.  Serve immediately or chill until ready to serve.
  • Serve in ice-filled glasses, garnish with fresh strawberries.
  • If desired, sweeten to taste with additional honey.

Makes 6 servings.