Mint Melon And Cucumber Smoothie

Things to prepare:

  • 3 cups honeydew melon, chopped.
  • 1¼ cups English cucumber, peeled & chopped + 4 slices for garnish.
  • 16 fresh mint leaves.
  • 3 Tbs fresh lime juice.
  • 3 Tbs light agave nectar or honey.

Steps to make it:

  • Bring 1 cup of filtered water to a boil. Remove from heat and let sit 1 min.
  • Add 2 Tbs Marrakesh Mint Tea and steep for 3 mins.
  • Strain liquid through a fine mesh strainer to remove tea leaves and sediment. Discard used tea leaves.
  • Place tea liquid in refrigerator until chilled.
  • Combine chilled tea, melon, cucumber, mint leaves, lime juice, and 1 Tbs agave or honey into a blender and puree until smooth.
  • Place 2 Tbs agave nectar in a small shallow dish. Pour Lemon Sugar into a separate dish. Dip rim of glass in agave nectar, then dip and twist the rim into the sugar to coat.
  • Pour smoothie carefully into glasses, filling just below the sugared rim.