Fresh Strawberry Melon Juice

Strawberry melon juiceWork has been unfortunately slow for me this month. So the other day, I took off in the morning and went to the gym. I have no motivation to work out by myself so I always go to those groupX classes, cuz I need someone to tell me what to do. I LOVE Lesmills bodycombat classes though, you’ll sweat like crazy but you’ll feel so accomplished afterward. Every time I work out is an extra piece of pie and an extra scoop of ice cream allowance for my tummy. But that day, I wanted something cold and refreshing. Fresh strawberry melon juice perhaps? 

Strawberry melon juiceI had left over honey dew in the fridge, weird crazy orange flesh one that I posted on instagram last week. And tons of strawberries (from Costco no less), I was making a strawberry cream pie. 🙂 Recipe will be up in the near future. And of course my juicer in the back corner of the kitchen collecting dust…

Strawberry melon juiceIt’s probably been a year since I last used it. I jumped on the juicing train last year for maybe a MONTH! And then I got lazy and mostly hungry, really really hungry… Some days I felt like I could eat a cow. I never even had the courage to try those green recipes that called for kale and garlic and ginger and whatnots… I decided I prefer my veggie and garlic sauteed with a sprinkle of salt. But fresh strawberry melon juice I can do. Naturally sweet, refreshing and enjoyable! Most importantly, none of the ingredients have the capacity to gross you out.

Fresh Strawberry Melon Juice
 
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Yields 8 oz of juice if using juicer
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Serves: 1
Ingredients
  • 12 oz ripe melon (honeydew or cantaloupe)
  • 4 oz strawberry
Instructions
  1. Slice fruits into 1/2” slices and pass through a juicer.
  2. If using blender, chop into cubes and blend until smooth. Strain the pulp or not, fiber is good for you.
  3. Pour over ice and serve immediately.
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