Watermelon Mint Agua Fresca
This recipe suits the Thermomix TM5. Reduce the quantities for the TM31 as detailed.
150g + 500g water (400g for TM31)
100g mint leaves (1/4 cup)
1000g watermelon, peeled, seeded and roughly chopped (800g for TM31)
60g lime juice
mint sprigs (for serving)
Add sugar, 150g water and mint leaves to TM Bowl. Cook for 15 minutes/Varoma temp/Speed 3.
Transfer mixture to a heatproof container and refrigerate until cool, about 30 minutes.
Add mint syrup, watermelon and lime juice to TM Bowl and blend for 1 minute/Speed 9.
Add 500g water and mix for 10 seconds/Speed 4.
Pour into a serving jug leaving the mint residue at the bottom of the TM Bowl. Garnish with mint leaves.
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