Watermelon Agua Fresca

prep. time
20 mins
total time
20 mins


1 cup finely chopped watermelon
7 cups coarsely chopped watermelon
6 cups watermelon juice
½ cup sugar
1 large lime, juiced
1 serving water (if needed)


Agua fresca are popular in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean and are made from fruits Blended with sugar and water to make a nonalcoholic beverage. Due to the natural sweetness of watermelon, a minimal amount of additional sugar is required. Try substituting with Splenda or the like for a calorie cut.

Combine all ingredients in a large serving pitcher. Garnish with watermelon wedges and mint.

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