This super refreshing watermelon ginger limeade (agua fresca de sandia) recipe is guaranteed to keep you cool on sizzling hot summer days! This drink is sweet without any added sugar, cool, and quick to make!

Hungry yet? Let’s get cooking!

Ingredient List

– ~10 cups cubed watermelon – 1/2 tsp fresh grated ginger – 1/4 cup lime juice

Blend watermelon


Working in batches, blend cubed watermelon on high in a blender until smooth. 

Strain watermelon juice


Strain the watermelon juice through a fine-meshed sieve. Discard pulp and seeds.

Add in lime juice and ginger


Place watermelon juice back in the blender and add in fresh grated ginger and lime juice. Blend on high to mix the ingredients. 



Refrigerate for 2 hours to chill before serving or serve immediately over ice!