Cold Beverages


This beverage will make even the hottest days seem a little cooler. The basil and mint leaves add a new flavor twist.

Makes 4 servings

1-1/4 cups (300 mL) sparkling water
1 cup (250 mL) peeled coarsely chopped watermelon
1/4 cup (50 mL) lemon juice
3-1/2 teaspoons Pure Via Stevia Liquid Sweetener*
3 large basil leaves
4 medium mint leaves
Smaller watermelon wedges, optional

*Substitute 4 packets Pure Via Sweetener for the liquid product.

    Combine all ingredients in blender; cover.
    Blend until smooth.
    Serve in tall glasses over ice. Garnish each glass with a wedge of watermelon, if desired.

Nutritional information (per serving)
    Calories 15; Protein 0; Carbohydrate 4g; Fat 0; Cholesterol 0; Sodium 4mg

    Fruit - 1/4

    Calorie Reduction: 68%
    Carbohydrate Reduction: 67%