This Cranberry Agua Fresca is a healthy, holiday-friendly base that you and your guests can customize to make a drink you absolutely love!
Prep Time:5 minutes
Total Time:5 minutes
12 ounces (3/4 pound) fresh cranberries (may use defrosted from frozen)
1/4 cup fresh mint (stems and leaves)
3 cups water
fresh cranberries for garnish (optional)
fresh mint for garnish (optional)
Place the cranberries, mint, and 3 cups water in a high-powered blender. Blend on high for at least 3 minutes, or until completely smooth and the mix has a deep red color. Pour the mix through a nut milk bag, cheesecloth, or fine-mesh strainer into a large pitcher.
Follow one of the 5 options listed above to finish the mix and enjoy!
Note: even though the mix was strained, small fruit particles left behind may settle to the bottom of the pitcher; just give it a stir and serve.