How to make Mango Agua Fresca

Made from chunks of fresh fruit, ice and sugar, aqua fresca is the most refreshing beverage to drink during the summer time. This "fresh water" is generally found in Central American/ Mexican markets, bodegas and taquerias and is blended fresh for each order. They come in various flavors like melon, watermelon, mango, strawberry, coconut, guava, passion fruit, kiwi and pineapple. If your are luck and ask really nicely they will mix up the flavors up for you.

Try this simple recipe below and stay refreshed through the hot summer months. You can also add any kind of fresh of frozen fruit to this mix and make it your own.

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Mango Aqua Fresca

  • 2 C Mango, Fresh or Frozen
  • 1 C Ice
  • 1 C Water
  • 1/2 Lime, Juiced
  • 3 tbsp. Sugar
  • Place all of the ingredients into a blender and blend for 2 minutes or unit the ice has melted.


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