It’s time to get your summer refreshments game on! This water infusion, with its combination of lemon and peppermint, is extremely refreshing. This combination is perfect for a super-hot day or an afternoon pick-me-up. Plus the Lemon Mint Ice Cubes can be used to dress up any water infusion, although they’re paired best with citrus.
REFRESH & RENEW QUENCHER
- 1 lemon, sliced into wheels
- 1 1⁄2 quarts still water
- 2 drops doTERRA Lemon essential oil
- 1 drop doTERRA peppermint essential oil
- 12 Lemon Mint Ice Cubes (below)
Add lemons to the insert of a 2-quart infusion pitcher. Fill pitcher with water and add essential oils. Allow to steep for at least 30 minutes, but preferably for 2 to 3 hours, before serving. Serve over Lemon Mint Ice Cubes.
LEMON MINT ICE CUBES
- 1⁄4 cup lemon juice
- 1 cup fresh mint leaves
- 2 1⁄2 cups still waterl
Combine lemon juice, mint leaves, and water in a blender and blend until smooth, approximately 1 minute. Pour mixture into ice cube trays and freeze.