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Santa’s little helper

Santa eats a lot on Christmas Eve so this infused detox water will really hit the spot. It’s fresh, fruity and refreshing and just the thing to keep him going for a long night.

How long will it take?

5 minutes

What’s the serving size?

Serves 4


What do I need?

  • ½ a large watermelon
  • Star shaped cookie cutter
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • Ice cubes
  • 6 cups chilled water
  • Blueberries
  • ¼ cup loosely packed mint leaves

How do I make it?

  1. Use cookie cutter to cut 20 star shapes from watermelon.
  2. Insert a toothpick or wooden skewer into 4 stars for garnish and set the remaining stars aside.
  3. In mason jars place ice cubes, then mint leaves, a splash of lemon juice, a few blueberries and 4 watermelon stars.
  4. Fill jar with chilled water and garnish with a watermelon star.

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