Melon Melange

This refreshing drink is packed with the coolness of honeydew melon and cucumber. Instant summer hit!

Preparation time: 15 minutes   Chill: 15 minutes
1 honeydew melon
1 cucumber (peeled)
2  (500ml) cups water
3/4 (175 ml) cups sugar
4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
1 cup (250 ml) ice cubes

Remove rind from honeydew and cut into chunks.
Peel and cut cucumber in small chunks.
Puree the melon, cucumber and water in a blender. Blend in 2 batches.
Strain mixture and discard solids.
Whisk sugar and lemon juice into the cucumber/melon mixture.
Add more water if it is too concentrated for your liking.
Refrigerate until chilled for about 15 minutes.
Add ice cubes and serve.

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