Juice half of the lemon, and cut the other half into ¼" wide rounds.
Cut the cucumber into ¼" wide rounds.
Put lemon juice, cucumber and lemon rounds, and mint sprigs into a glass pitcher. Add water, and mix.
Place pitcher into the refrigerator for at least 2 hours for flavors to infuse.
To serve, pour over ice in a glass.
Another great way to make this recipe and save for later is to squeeze lemon juice, chop cucumbers and mint into small pieces and freeze in ice cube trays. Later, you can add an ice cube or two of the mixture to a glass of water. Also, check out our article on the Benefits of Lemon Cucumber Water
Cucumber Lemon Water
Amount Per Serving (1 cup)
Calories 13Calories from Fat 2
% Daily Value*
Saturated Fat 0.02g0%
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.03g
Monounsaturated Fat 0.003g
Vitamin A 120IU2%
Vitamin B1 0.02mg1%
Vitamin B2 0.02mg1%
Vitamin B3 0.1mg1%
Vitamin B5 0.2mg2%
Vitamin B6 0.04mg2%
Vitamin C 12mg15%
Vitamin E 0.04mg0%
Vitamin K 4µg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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