A healthy cucumber lemonade with mint and honey, easy like Sunday morning, thirst quenching, refreshing and good for you!
Prep Time 10minutes
Total Time 10minutes
1/2English cucumber – diced
1/2English cucumber – sliced
4big lemons – squeezed
1lemon – sliced
1/2craw honey or agave + more to your taste buds
6cfiltered water or sparkling
5sprigs Mint or Basil + some for garnish
1/2cvodkaoptional 21+ only
In a blender or food processor add the diced cucumber, honey and the juice from the 4 lemons. Blend until smooth and transfer to a pitcher with the lemon slices, cucumber slices, water and mint. ( Crush the mint a little bit in your hand to help it release its flavors before adding it to the pitcher ) Give it a good stir and adjust seasoning to your taste. Add more honey or lemon if desired then add ice-cubes to the top.
Stir in the chia seeds If using and serve chilled over ice, garnished with mint or basil leaves, lemon and cucumber slices.
To make this a Cucumber Vodka Lemonade, just add about 1/4 c of good vodka to the mix + more to your taste ;)