Mango Agua Fresca

Hola!  Here’s a Mexican favorite for you all today. Agua fresca means fresh water in Spanish. Fresh water is infused with a fruit essence in this popular Mexican drink. Any pulpy fruit like cantaloupe, mango, pineapple, orange or water melon will work well for this drink. It shouldn’t taste like a smoothie, so strain the blended fruit pulp and mix it with water to give it a fruity taste. This is a  perfect, light and refreshing thirst quencher on a warm summer afternoon. Drink up amigos, after all its summer somewhere in the world.

mango agua fresca


1 ripe mango, pitted, peeled and cut into chunks

1.5 cups cold water

1 teaspoon fresh lime juice

3/4 teaspoon honey or sugar ( I used honey)

lime wedge for garnish


1. Combine mango and water and blend until smooth.

2. Pour through a strainer into a pitcher.

3. Stir in the lime juice and honey.

4. Garnish with lime wedges.


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