Strawberry-Basil Agua Fresca

  • prep time10 min
  • total time 10 min
  • serves 5 1/2
Giada De Laurentiis
Giada De Laurentiis Giada Entertains

A refreshing alcohol-free drink guaranteed to quench thirst and leave you wanting more.

3 Ratings
Directions for: Strawberry-Basil Agua Fresca


1 lb(s) strawberries, hulled

½ cup sugar

4 basil leaves, plus sprigs for garnish

2 Tbsp lemon juice


1. Add the strawberries, sugar, basil leaves and lemon juice to a blender; puree on high speed for 1 minute. Add 2 cups cold water and puree for an additional minute. Pour the mixture into a large pitcher and stir in another 2 cups cold water.

2. Serve over ice.

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