Dine with Danika


Quench your thirst with this lemon cucumber detox water

Cuisine: Indian/English
Serve as: Breakfast/Drink

Quench your thirst with this lemon lime cucumber water! It’s healthy easy to make and tastes better than pure water. Also perfect for detox & weight loss!

As seasons change from winter to spring, I find myself in need of a system cleanse and immune booster. So, decided to prepare this simple lemon cucumber detox water made with fresh lemons and mint.

This is a really tasty and refreshing drink, which not only hydrates you and improves your digestion, but also offers many wonderful detoxing benefits.
Add a couple of tablespoons of chia seeds(optional) to a pitcher to boost the nutritional profile and stay hydrated through the day.

Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 20 minutes
Total: 25 minutes

Quantity: Serves 2


  • 4 large lemons
  • 3 tbspoons  sugar
  • 6 cups water
  • 1-2 lemons, , sliced for garnish (optional)
  • 4 slices Cucumber
  • 6 - 8 mint leaves

Preparation method



  • Put the sugar and lemon juice in a jug.
  • Add some mint, cucumber slices, lemon slices and ice and top up with the water.
  • Stir to combine. Rest it for 20 mins in refrigerator and serve chilled.