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Strawberry Agua Fresca Recipe

  • Make this classic favorite ahead of time to add a refreshing drink to your fiesta. Customize by using different fruits and garnishes for a fun twist!


  • 6 cup fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced
  • 2 tbsp agave nectar or 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 4 cup cold water
  • Juice of 1-2 limes

Optional Garnish:

  • 1 lime, cut into wedges
  • 8 fresh mint sprigs
  • Fresh fruit skewers


  1. Add strawberries, 2 cups of water, agave nectar or sugar, and lime juice to a blender.
  2. Blend together until smooth.
  3. Pour mixture through a fine-mesh strainer into a pitcher and discard any pulp or seeds from strainer.
  4. Add remaining 2 cups of water to the pitcher, stir and refrigerate for 2-3 hours (or pour over ice to serve immediately).
  5. Pour into glasses, garnish as desired, sip and enjoy!


Mix with mezcal or tequila for an adults-only beverage, and pair with Pulled Chicken Tacos for a tasty combination!