Banana agua fresca or agua de platano is one of the most delicious beverages you will ever try. It's perfect during the hot summer months and kids love it!

Banana Agua Fresca (Agua de Platano)

banana agua fresca

Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 132 kcal
Author Carissa


  • 4 bananas peeled and sliced
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 6 cups water
  • 4 cups milk
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • sugar to taste


  1. Put the sliced bananas, cinnamon stick, and 4 cups of water in a blender and blend for 1 minute.
  2. Strain the banana mixture into a pitcher.
  3. Add remaining 2 cups of water, milk, and vanilla. stir.
  4. Taste and add sugar to taste.
  5. Chill or serve over ice.
Nutrition Facts
Banana Agua Fresca (Agua de Platano)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 132 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 12mg4%
Sodium 62mg3%
Potassium 372mg11%
Carbohydrates 19g6%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 13g14%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 235IU5%
Vitamin C 5.1mg6%
Calcium 151mg15%
Iron 0.2mg1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.