Cantaloupe agua fresca

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PREP TIME

10 min

TOTAL TIME

10 min

Makes

4 cups

Cantaloupe agua fresca

Cantaloupe agua fresca recipe Photo by Roberto Caruso

Take a juicy, ripe cantaloupe and turn it into a cool and refreshing drink with this 10-minute recipe.


Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 1/4 cups water
  • 2-Jan cantaloupe , coarsely chopped, about 4 cups
  • 5 tbsp lime juice

Instructions

  • COMBINE sugar and 1/4 cup water in a small saucepan and boil until sugar is dissolved. Let cool slightly.
  • PURÉE cantaloupe with remaining 2 cups water in a blender until smooth. Pour through a sieve into a pitcher, using a spatula to push through. Stir in sugar syrup and lime juice. Serve over ice.

Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
  • 108,
  • Protein
  • 1 g,
  • Carbohydrates
  • 27 g,
  • Sodium
  • 30 mg.
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