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How to Make Agua de Fresa

Agua de fresa is spanish for strawberry water.

It is a type of agua fresca which are very popular through out Mexico.

These beverages can be made from fruits, rice and even flowers.

More of my favorite ways to use up strawberries are in this creamy strawberry agua fresca and strawberry horchata.

You’ll have to try them and let me know which one is your favorite!

Agua de fresa is a refreshing beverage popular through out Mexico. It is only one of many different types of agua frescas. Serve it this Cinco de Mayo. It will be a hit!

Agua de fresa is the perfect drink to enjoy during the hot summer months as it is refreshing and delicious.

Today, I’m going to tell you how to make it.

It’s so incredibly easy I just know you’re going to love it!

3 cups of chopped strawberries in a bowl

This drink is a great way to use up strawberries before they go bad and it taste so much better than any bottled juice I’ve ever had.

In my recipe I used 3 cups of chopped strawberries.

Make sure to cut the green tops off.

I put the strawberries and two cups of water in a blender and blended for about 2 minutes.

Then I poured the mixture into a pitcher and added 5 more cups of water and 1 1/2 cups of sugar and stirred everything together really well.

Agua de fresa is a refreshing beverage popular through out Mexico. It is only one of many different types of agua frescas

It’s really that simple!

I’m actually inspired now to completely stop buying bottled juices.

I love agua frescas because they are a great and delicious way to consume more fresh fruits.

I would have loved this as a kid instead we grew up on bottled sugary drinks that don’t even taste half as good as this agua de fresa.

The good thing about home made agua frescas is that you can control how much sugar goes into it.

You could definitely decrease the amount of sugar in this recipe if you like.

I like it sweet because I serve mine over ice and if you don’t drink it fast enough it can get a little watered down.

Agua de fresa is a refreshing beverage popular through out Mexico. It is only one of many different types of agua frescas

If you haven’t already tried my agua de horchata recipe you really should.

I think you all would really like it as well.

What is your favorite agua fresca?

I’m always looking for new aguas to try.

Check back soon!

I plan to add more agua fresca recipes before summer arrives!

Agua de fresa is a refreshing beverage popular through out Mexico. It is only one of many different types of agua frescas
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How to Make Agua de Fresa

Agua de Fresa is the perfect refreshing beverage for the summer!

Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 345 kcal
Author Carissa

Ingredients

  • 3 cups of chopped strawberries with green tops removed
  • 7 cups of water
  • 1- 1 1/2 cup of sugar

Instructions

  1. Add strawberries and 2 cups of water to a blender.
  2. Blend for 2 minutes.
  3. Pour strawberry and water mixture into a pitcher and add the remaining 5 cups of water and the sugar.
  4. Stir well and chill.
  5. Serve over ice.

Recipe Video

Nutrition Facts
How to Make Agua de Fresa
Amount Per Serving
Calories 345
% Daily Value*
Sodium 16mg1%
Potassium 110mg3%
Carbohydrates 88g29%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 86g96%
Vitamin A 10IU0%
Vitamin C 42.3mg51%
Calcium 20mg2%
Iron 0.3mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Agua de fresa is a refreshing beverage popular through out Mexico. It is only one of many different types of agua frescas. Serve it this Cinco de Mayo. It will be a hit!
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