If you’re wondering why this Cucumber Watermelon Juice doesn’t seem to have any kind of pink to it, that’s because I unknowingly picked up a yellow watermelon at the co-op, and it was a super sweet surprise.
The taste of the yellow watermelon was definitely a lot sweeter than a regular one, so I wouldn’t add anything if you’re not a fan of super sweet; I added a little agave, and the sweetness level was close to sweet tea (in my opinion).
Cucumber Watermelon Juice
Refreshing and balanced juice with all the yummy cucumber watermelon flavor.
- 1 cucumber rough chop
- 1 mini yellow watermelon scooped out of the rind (if it's super big I'd go with half)
- 1 lemon juiced
- 1/4 tsp pink salt
- 1 tsp sweetener of your choice I used agave
- 2 probiotic capsules optional
Blend everything together on high for about 60 seconds, or until there aren't any chunks of fruit or cucumber.
Strain the juice through a nut milk bag (cheesecloth is another route you can go), until all that remains is the pulp.
Pour the juice into a couple mason jars, store in the fridge, and enjoy within 2-3 days.
It's totally optional to add probiotics to the juice, I do it because I like sneaking this gut-friendly powder into drinks and meals over taking the pill.
I made this yummy juice with the help of Ellie’s Best and their Bigger Better Nut Milk Bag, and this product has totally helped me make more juice, and get more benefitting nutrients into my body.
Besides that, as the name of the product suggests, I always love to make some nut milk to have on hand too; I’m learning I need to double up, I tend to drink a lot of it before I can even experiment with it in some recipes.
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New to Ellie’s Best collection is a line of Brilliant Superfoods; colorful nutrient dense superfood powders that you can add to your meals to brighten things up.
I just ordered the Butterfly Pea Powder; made of 100% blue pea flower (super concentrated, so a little goes a long way). The fist thing I plan on making is some super blue nice cream.
Have a beautiful day everyone 🙂
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