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Pineapple Lime Ginger Agua Fresca

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If summer won’t come to me I’m just going straight to it with this refreshing tropical fruit-infused water, tequila optional.

This drink is inspired by Berrybrook Farms, a cute little natural foods store in Dilworth with a made-to-order cafe and juice bar inside. My favorite drink on the menu is a blend of pineapple, ginger, cinnamon, lime and honey. I truly feel invincible when I’m drinking it, like I’m doing my body a favor. My least favorite thing, however, is paying $5 for it so now I just make it at home.

I’ll be the first to admit I don’t really know exactly what an agua fresca is but that’s what I kept saying in my head when I drank this. Make no mistake this is definitely not a thick creamy smoothie so a differentiator was necessary, and Wikipedia’s definition of “ fruitscerealsflowers, or seeds blended with sugar and water to make light non-alcoholic beverages” sounds about right.

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Pineapple Lime Ginger Agua Fresca

  • 1/3 cup fresh pineapple chunks
  • juice of 1/2 a lime
  • 1 chunk of fresh ginger (or more/less to taste)
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon of honey (or more/less to taste)
  • 2 cups water
  • ice cubes

Put all ingredients in a blender and process until fully combined and foamy. Shot of tequila totally optional.

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9 Comments

  1. TaMo TaMo

    Oh MY!

    • Katie Katie

      I’ll have to make them next time everybody’s in town…

  2. Emma Emma

    I second @TaMo’s comment.

    • Katie Katie

      Thanks!

  3. Wendy Wendy

    That sounds divine!!!!!!!!!!

    • Katie Katie

      I seriously love them so much. Best thing I’ve ever made.

    • Katie Katie

      🙂

  4. I do something similar with the TIU Bombshell Spell (we just call them Bombshells in my house – my fiance drinks one, straight, every morning). However I can’t handle all that sickly-sweet liquid straight, so I add one Bombshell to a quart jar with ice, and fill it up with seltzer. Nothing froths like pineapple juice! Yum.

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