Cucumber Lime Agua Fresca is a popular warm-weather drink in Mexico. Light and refreshing and always delicious. By Mama Maggie’s Kitchen
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5 from 6 votes

Cucumber Lime Agua Fresca

Cucumber Lime Agua Fresca is a refreshing Mexican drink that is cool, crisp, and easy to prepare. It's the perfect beverage for warm summer nights.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 6 -8 cups
Author: Maggie Unzueta

Equipment

Ingredients

  • 2 cucumbers peeled and chopped
  • 6 cups water
  • 1/2 cup fresh lime juice about 5-6 limes
  • 2/3 cup sugar

Instructions

  • In a blender add cucumbers, lime juice, sugar, and 3 cups of water.
  • Blend until smooth.
  • Strain the liquid into a pitcher.
  • Press down with the back of spoon to extract all of the juice.
  • Discard the pulp
  • Add the remaining water.
  • Taste for good measure.
  • Serve chilled over ice.