A Green Juice to Fix Whatever You Did Last Night

Yahoo FoodAugust 23, 2014

Melon, Mint and Cucumber Smoothie Recipe 

Doesn’t it sound refreshing? And indeed it is. This is one super-hydrating smoothie.

It’s just the thing for a hot summer day — to start the day, to revive in the afternoon, or as a cooling nightcap. This drink works anytime.

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Get out the blender, cut up a honeydew melon, squeeze some lime juice, and you’re off. The recipe calls for English cucumber, and there’s no need to peel. Mint leaves get blended in too. The result: a smoothie of the palest green with a fresh scent and cooling yet invigorating taste.

2 cups chopped honeydew

1 cup chopped English cucumber

12 fresh mint leaves

2-4 tablespoons fresh lime juice, to taste

1 teaspoon honey

1. Puree ingredients in a blender until smooth.

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