Agua Fresca de Sandia

August may be a hot humid month, but don’t despair; it is also National Watermelon Month -- that means refrigerating, slicing and eating as much watermelon as you want.

I’ve found lots of delicious ways of consuming one of my favorite foods. Here in the Southwest we have Agua Frescas. Drinks made out of fruits that are chilled and served up to thirsty residents. Most Latin or Mexican markets carry them. They are starting to become more common in standardized grocery stores.

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