Watermelon and Strawberry Smoothie Recipe
Gluten Free Recipe
This Watermelon and Strawberry Smoothie makes the most refreshing warm weather drink you can imagine. This recipe lightens it with soda water which makes it feel more like a cocktail.
This recipe is gluten free, dairy free and detox friendly!
1 pound 2 ounces watermelon, chilled, rind removed, seeded and roughly chopped
6-1/2 strawberries, chilled and hulled
2 tablespoons lime juice
2 teaspoons grated fresh ginger
2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh lemongrass
Soda water, to serve
Ice cubes, to serve
Place watermelon, strawberries, lime juice, ginger and lemongrass in a blender. Blend to a smooth puree.
Fill serving glasses two-thirds full with watermelon mixture, top with soda water and ice cubes and serve.
- Puree will keep for 1 day in refrigerator. It will also freeze for 2 weeks.
Yield: 2 to 4 servings
Watermelon contains high concentrations of lycopene and vitamins A, B6 and C.