Watermelon Cucumber RefresherAlready have seltzer, lime juice, salt, and mint on hand from yesterday’s margaritas? Then you’re on your way to smooth skies again with ingredients for this fresh watermelon cucumber smoothie. The watermelon is rich in electrolytes, which remedies dehydration, and potassium, which can soothe irritability, plus the mint settles stomachs – a perfect combo that will have you revitalized in no time!
Ingredients 2 cups (300g) cubed watermelon 1⁄2 cup (75g) peeled and sliced cucumber, any variety 2 tablespoons lime juice 1⁄4 teaspoon salt 6 fresh mint leaves 1 liter club soda Dash of agave nectar Ice, for servingMake It: Combine the watermelon, cucumber, lime juice, salt, and mint in a blender and blend until smooth. Strain the mixture through a fine-mesh sieve, pressing to release all the liquid. Into a tall glass filled with ice, pour 1⁄2 cup (125ml) of the watermelon mixture and top with 1⁄2 cup (125ml) or more of the sparkling water. Stir in agave to taste, if using.