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    Lime Agua Fresca

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    1 hrs 25 mins

    25 mins

    1 hrs

    susie cooks's Note:

    This is from a cookbook called Mexican - Healthy Ways with a Favorite Cuisine.

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    1. 1
      Pour water into a large pitcher, add sugar and stir until all the sugar has dissolved. Chill for at least one hour.
    2. 2
      Using a zester or grater, remove the zest from all the limes, making sure to only get the colored zest and not the pith.
    3. 3
      Squeeze the juice from the limes and add to the sugar water, along with the zest.
    4. 4
      Stir well and chill until needed.
    5. 5
      Serve over ice in a tall glass.
    6. 6
      Garnish with lime slices.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on September 07, 2009


      Refreshing! Made using Splenda and it was great. Was so refreshing on a hot day and a great complement to our meal. Thanks so much for the post.

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    • on June 14, 2009


      Very refreshing drink. Enjoyed by all on a warm day. Made for ZWT 5, Sultans of Spice.

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    • on June 13, 2009


      This is one very refreshing beverage. But that not the best of it. We started making cocktails using this as the base and adding coconut rum. Very Nice!! I will be making this again and real soon. Made for ZWT5 Dining Daredevils.

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    Nutritional Facts for Lime Agua Fresca

    Serving Size: 1 (424 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 6

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 82.2
    Calories from Fat 1
    Total Fat 0.2 g
    Saturated Fat 0.0 g
    Cholesterol 0.0 mg
    Sodium 8.1 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 24.3 g
    Dietary Fiber 3.1 g
    Sugars 14.4 g
    Protein 0.7 g

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