Watermelon + Cucumber Drink

Watermelon Cucumber Drink

Watermelon + Cucumber Drink

This is a cool summertime drink along with a quick and easy honey simply syrup. This drink can be poured over ice or you can use this as a base for any drink.

Makes: About 3-4 cups

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Ingredients:
  • 1/2 whole watermelon, cubed
  • 1 cucumber, chopped
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1 cup water
  • Few sprigs of basil
  • Instructions:
    1. Combine honey, and water together in small sauce pan on medium heat. Heat the ingredients until dissolved. Once mixture comes to up to a simmer, liquid should be clear. Remove from heat. Add about 10 basil leaves to syrup and cover. Strain syrup once it has cooled.
    2. Blend watermelon and cucumber together until combined. Strain mixture into a bowl.
    3. Combine the honey syrup to the watermelon mixture to your taste level.
    4. Pour mixture into a glass container to store in the fridge. Juice will store for about up to 5 days in the fridge oryou can freeze.

    *TIP* Reserve the rest of the syrup for other summer beverages. Syrup will store for about a week or two in the fridge. 

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