I've been longing to make my own healthy, homemade vitamin water so I finally took a few minutes to experiment. This is the real stuff. No artificial additives or sweeteners.
I used a combination of Stevia and raw honey. Feel free to substitute your favorite *natural* sweetener. One quarter teaspoon of Stevia powder extract is equivalent to 1/8 cup of sugar.
Feisty 'n Free Strawberry Kiwi Vitamin Water
of Stevia powder extract
Tablespoon unfiltered, raw honey
½ teaspoons fresh lemon juice
½ cups of filtered, room temperature water
whole kiwi (peeled and cut into large
strawberries, depending on size (fresh
or frozen and defrosted)
or small food processor
one-quart size mason jars
the Stevia, honey, and lemon juice into the mason jar.
water into mason jar, and stir well to dissolve and mix.
important that the water is not cold so the Stevia and honey can easily
the fruit in a blender or food processor, or manually cut it up into small
the fruit to the liquid in the mason jar.
lid tightly and shake to mix well.
for 24-48 hours in order to allow the flavors of the fruit to infuse with the
the liquid using a handheld strainer or a nut milk bag. Strain it into another quart mason jar or any
other container of your choice.
your vitamin water!