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This is a summery cucumber agua fresca, and it is the only summer drink I ever want to drink in the summer from now until… the end of summer.

(Long live summer.)

I recently learned about agua fresca and I won’t ever be the same.

Some things I learned:

  • An agua fresca is a light, non-alcoholic drink.
  • The translation literally means “fresh water” or “cool water.”
  • It’s popular in Mexico, Central America, and the US.
  • It’s usually made with fruits, flowers, seeds, etc. that are blended with sugar and water.
  • IT’S REALLY MY FAVORITE THING EVER RIGHT NOW.

Here’s my current favorite version: cucumber, lime, mint, lemongrass (had some left over from this salad, remember?), sugar and honey.

What happens now is you blend it.

And it’s going to get a bit chunky – no worries. You’re just going to pour it through a strainer to…

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