Anytime Lemon-Basil Water
Soaking fruits and vegetables in distilled water will give you a refreshing drink. Experiment with herbs and spices as well to create your signature drink.
Serves: 8Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 1 hour 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy
- 3 lemons, sliced
- 1 cup packed basil leaves
- 1 piece (1⁄2 inch) fresh ginger, freshly grated
- 12 cups distilled water
- 4 cups ice
- Place the lemons, and ginger in a large pitcher.
- Rub the basil leaves between your hands and add to the pitcher. Add the distilled water and refrigerate for 1 hour. Flavors will release into the water. Serve over ice.