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Aguas Frescas with a Twist

Aguas frescas, or fresh waters, are made with fruits and, yes, water, too. Michelle and Sergio Rios add spirulina and chia seeds and sometimes mix different flavors together. The concoctions have become a favorite treat in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Matteo's Mexican Food
1001 E. University Ave.
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Here’s a recipe you can make at home if you won’t be in the City of the Crosses anytime soon!
Cucumber chia limeade
Fresh cucumber
Organic chia seeds
Fresh-squeezed lime
Sugar to taste
Ice cubes
The ingredients are blended together and then the pulp is strained out.
Pour it over ice and enjoy!