It's been a long hot summer, so take a break and enjoy this refreshing homemade fresca.

Blackberry Agua Fresca

  • 1 1/2 Cups Blackberries rinsed (or Frozen Blackberries defrosted)
  • 4 Cups Water
  • 2 tablespoons Agave
  • 1 tablespoon Lemon Juice and zest (more to garnish)
  • 2 sprigs thyme (more to garnish)
  • 2 sprigs tarragon (more to garnish)
step-by-step directions
step-by-step directions
  • Wash the blackberries.
  • Juice and zest the lemon juice.
  • Add all ingredients in a blender and puree.
  • Pour the blackberry mixture through a fine mesh strainer into a pitcher.
  • Refrigerate until cold.
  • Garnish with lemon wedge and more herbs, serve over ice.  
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