Seasonal Eating: Strawberry Cucumber Refresher

May 14, 2014

Fruity and fresh, this recipe submitted by Foodista contributor; Lisa is a delicious way to quench your summer thirst. Strawberry Cucumber Refresher is a simple alternative to the sugary drinks that we all make the mistake of drinking during the summer. Make a batch in the morning, and indulge in a delightful beverage all day long. 

Once you see how tasty this recipe is, you can enjoy all the seasonal fruits and fresh herbs as they become available throughout the growing season. A personal favorite is apple and rosemary, but check out whatever strikes your fancy. Delicious and good for you. 

Strawberry Cucumber Refresher

Submitted by Lisa

2 1/2 cups water
2 large strawberries, sliced
1/4 - 1/3 large cucumber, sliced
1/2 lemon, sliced
5-6 large mint leaves

Ice cubes (optional)

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