The 7 Best Summer Juice Recipes From Chef

The 7 Best Summer Juice Recipes From Chef

Looking for Tasty Summer Juice Recipes?

Check out our quick and easy-to-make summertime juices that will keep you out of the kitchen and poolside perfect all summer long.

The 7 Best Summer Juice Recipes From Chef Ari Sexner

1. Watermelon Juice Recipe

Watermelon is a summer staple, and its juice is incredibly hydrating and delicious. Simply blend fresh watermelon chunks with a splash of lime juice for a refreshing treat.

  • Ingredients:
    • 4 cups diced watermelon, seeds removed
    • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
    • Ice cubes (optional)
  • Instructions:
    1. Place the diced watermelon and lime juice in a blender.
    2. Blend until smooth.
    3. If desired, strain the juice to remove any pulp.
    4. Serve over ice cubes for extra refreshment.

2. Fresh Strawberry Juice Recipe

Strawberries are packed with antioxidants and vitamins, making them a perfect addition to your summer juice rotation. Blend fresh strawberries with a bit of water for a sweet and tangy drink.

  • Ingredients:
    • 2 cups fresh strawberries, hulled
    • 1 tablespoon honey or agave syrup (optional, depending on sweetness of strawberries)
    • 1 cup cold water
    • Ice cubes (optional)
  • Instructions:
    1. Place the strawberries, honey or agave syrup, and cold water in a blender.
    2. Blend until smooth.
    3. If desired, strain the juice to remove seeds or pulp.
    4. Serve over ice cubes for a chilled treat.

3. Golden Sweet Green Juice Recipe

This green juice is a powerhouse of nutrients, combining leafy greens like spinach and kale with sweet fruits like pineapple and mango. It's a great way to sneak in some extra veggies into your diet.

  • Ingredients:
    • 2 cups spinach leaves
    • 1 cucumber, peeled and chopped
    • 2 apples, cored and chopped
    • 1 lemon, peeled
    • 1-inch piece of ginger, peeled
  • Instructions:
    1. Run all the ingredients through a juicer.
    2. Stir the juice well to combine.
    3. Serve immediately over ice, if desired.

4. Fresh Pressed Apple Lemonade Recipe

Apple and lemon make a refreshing and tangy combination in this juice recipe. Press fresh apples and lemons for a homemade lemonade that will cool you down on a hot summer day.

  • Ingredients:
    • 4 apples, cored and chopped
    • 2 lemons, peeled
    • 4 cups cold water
    • 2 tablespoons honey or agave syrup (optional)
    • Ice cubes (optional)
  • Instructions:
    1. Run the apples and lemons through a juicer.
    2. Mix the juice with cold water.
    3. Sweeten with honey or agave syrup if desired.
    4. Serve over ice cubes for a refreshing twist.

5. Cucumber Green Juice Recipe

Cucumbers are known for their hydrating properties, making them a perfect base for a summer juice. Blend cucumbers with mint and lime for a refreshing and revitalizing drink.

  • Ingredients:
    • 2 cucumbers, peeled and chopped
    • 2 cups spinach leaves
    • 1 green apple, cored and chopped
    • 1 lime, peeled
  • Instructions:
    1. Juice all the ingredients together.
    2. Stir the juice well.
    3. Serve immediately over ice, if desired.

6. Spicy Watermelon Juice Recipe

If you're looking for a unique twist on traditional watermelon juice, try adding a kick of spice with some jalapenos. The combination of sweet and spicy flavors will definitely wake up your taste buds.

  • Ingredients:
    • 4 cups diced watermelon, seeds removed
    • 1 small jalapeño pepper, seeds removed
    • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
    • Ice cubes (optional)
  • Instructions:
    1. Blend the diced watermelon, jalapeño pepper, and lime juice until smooth.
    2. Taste and adjust spiciness by adding more jalapeño if desired.
    3. Strain the juice to remove any pulp.
    4. Serve over ice cubes for a spicy kick.

7. Homemade V8 Juice Recipe

Make your own version of the classic V8 juice with this homemade recipe. Blend tomatoes, carrots, celery, and bell peppers for a nutritious and refreshing drink that will keep you cool all summer long.

  • Ingredients:
    • 6 ripe tomatoes
    • 2 carrots, peeled
    • 2 stalks celery
    • 1/2 beet, peeled
    • 1/2 red bell pepper
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • Pinch of black pepper
  • Instructions:
    1. Run all the ingredients through a juicer.
    2. Stir in the salt and black pepper.
    3. Taste and adjust seasoning if necessary.
    4. Serve chilled or over ice cubes.

Try out these 7 summer juice recipes to stay hydrated and refreshed during the hot summer months. Whether you're lounging by the pool or enjoying a picnic in the park, these delicious drinks are sure to keep you cool and satisfied.

 

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