A kid friendly Strawberry Chia Agua Fresca is my suggestion for your next grilling party
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Strawberry Chia Agua Fresca

A kid friendly Strawberry Chia Agua Fresca is my suggestion for your next grilling party or to offer a refreshing drink to your family this holiday season.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Beverages
Cuisine: Mexican Cuisine
Servings: 6 servings
Author: Chef Adriana Martin

Ingredients

  • 16 fresh strawberries
  • 2 yellow lemons
  • 6 cups of fresh cold water
  • Sugar or sweetener to taste optional
  • 2 tablespoons of chia seeds
  • 1/2 cup of warm water
  • 6 nasturtium flowers
  • 2 cups of crushed ice

Instructions

  • Clean 10 of the strawberries by removing the stem and cutting them in halves. Juice the yellow lemons and combine with the strawberries.
  • Add the strawberries halves with the lemon juice in the blender and add 6 cups of fresh water.
  • Sweeten to taste, you can use sugar, raw sugar, agave nectar or sugar free sweetener such as stevia.
  • In a small bowl add the warm water and soak the chia seeds until plumped (aprox. 5 minutes)
  • To serve the agua fresca add crushed ice, 1 tablespoon of plumped chia seeds, pour the strawberry lemon mix and garnish with a whole strawberry and a nasturtium flower.