3 Ultra-Refreshing Infused Water Recipes Perfect For A Backyard Barbecue

3 Ultra-Refreshing Infused Water Recipes Perfect For A Backyard Barbecue

Tea, Infusion, Fruity Water, Mint, Lemon

Drinking infused waters has become the most popular way to stay hydrated nowadays. Not only are they really refreshing, but they are super nutritious, too – ideal for quenching your thirst when you are in charge of the grill in a barbecue. It’s also an perfect beverage to serve your guests, including the kids!

At your next barbecue party, try these ultra-refreshing infused water recipes:

What you need:

Ounce water
1 lemon, sliced
2 cups freshly-squeezed lemon juice
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup honey or agave nectar
3 tablespoons dried lavender
In a saucepan, bring 2 cups of water and the sugar to a boil over medium high heat. Stir until sugar has dissolved. Stir until all ingredients are combined well. When ready, strain the lavender and pour mixture in a large pitcher. Add the lemon juice 4 cups water. Stir then refrigerate for two to three hours. Serve over ice and garnish glasses with lemon slices.
The Ultimate Fruit Water

What you need:

8 cups water
1 cucumber, sliced
1 lemon, sliced
1 lime, sliced
1/2 red grapefruit, sliced and quartered
12 pieces mint leaves
2 cups fresh peas cubes (about 1-inch in size per cube)
Sparkling water
In large pitcher, mix together the water, cucumber, lemon, lime, grapefruit, mint leaves and watermelon cubes. Stir, cover and refrigerate overnight to bring out the flavors. To serve, fill glasses halfway with ice then fill with fruit water. Add a splash of sparkling water and a piece or two of a fruit slice for demonstration.
Chillin’ Green

What you need:

1 bag green tea
1 lime, sliced
1/4 cup mint leaves, chopped
Water
Pour cold water into a large mason jar and add the green tea bag. Cover and refrigerate for at least half an hour. When ready, add the lime and mint leaves to jar and give it a good stir. Take the tea bag, cover and refrigerate for another 30 minutes. Add a few ice cubes before serving if desired.
It can get pretty hot once you’re at a barbecue, especially when you’re the one doing the grilling. Whether you’re enjoying some fantastic grilled burgers out in the lawn or simply want to feel cooler on a hot day, these refreshing infused water recipes are your answer!


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