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Quench your thirst with this lemon cucumber detox water

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.
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Add a couple of tablespoons of chia seeds(optional) to a pitcher to boost the nutritional profile and stay hydrated through the day.

Cuisine: Indian/English

Best served as: Breakfast/Drink

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

Quantity: Serves 2

Ingredients

  • 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

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  • 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.