Watermelon Agua Fresca Spritzer

Kitchen Tested
  • Yield 5 cups
  • Prep 10 mins
  • Cook 0 mins

For an after-five version, add a splash of vodka or rum.

Mark Boughton Photography/ styling by Teresa Blackburn

To keep the spritzer from becoming watered down by melting ice cubes, make extra fruit puree and freeze in ice cube trays; use these ice cubes in place of regular ice. Make this with the sweetest watermelon you can find.


1/4 cup agave nectar
1/4 cup lime juice
4 cups watermelon chunks, seeded
1/2 cup seltzer
-- Lime wedges, for garnish


  1. Combine agave nectar and lime juice; stir until well blended.
  2. Place watermelon in blender. Add lime juice mixture. 2.Process until smooth. Pour mixture through a fine mesh sieve to remove pulp and any remaining seeds.
  3. Pour seltzer into a large pitcher with ice cubes. Add watermelon mixture. Stir well. Garnish with lime wedges.

Recipe by Morgan Jarrett.



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