Spiced Watermelon Juice Recipe

Spiced Watermelon Juice Recipe
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Watermelon is actually packed with lycopene, almost twice that of a tomato. It increases metabolism, and is loaded with vitamins A and C.

Read more about 15 Superfruit Juices You Need to Start Drinking.

Ingredients

  • the flesh from 1 watermelon
  • 1 cucumber, peeled and coarsely chopped
  • juice from one lime
  • chipotle powder or fennel, to taste (optional)

Directions

In a blender, combine the ingredients until incorporated. Add spices as desired. 

Spice Shopping Tip

Spices and dried herbs have a shelf life too, and lose potency over time. The rule of thumb is, if your spices are over two years old, it's time to buy some new ones.

Spice Cooking Tip

Toasting whole spices before using them intensifies their aroma and flavor.