Cucumbers and mint pair delightfully in this refreshing spritzer that's perfect for a summer afternoon on the porch.

Source: EatingWell.com, July 2018

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Recipe Summary

total:
5 mins
active:
5 mins
Servings:
6
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Slice cucumbers into thin ribbons or disks using a mandoline or vegetable peeler. Place in a pitcher. Add mint leaves and gently muddle. Squeeze juice from 1 1/2 lemons (or limes) into the pitcher, reserving the other half for garnish. Stir in seltzer. Serve over ice, garnished with mint sprigs and lemon (or lime) slices, if desired.

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Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup
12 calories; protein 0.3g; carbohydrates 3.2g; dietary fiber 1.1g; sugars 1.2g; fat 0.1g; vitamin a iu 188.8IU; vitamin c 9.4mg; folate 6.3mcg; calcium 19.5mg; iron 0.5mg; magnesium 6.7mg; potassium 91mg; sodium 1.8mg.

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