Horchata water has its origin in the Mediterranean. As the main ingredient in its beginnings, there was barley, almond and melon seed, but over the years and the introduction of this to several countries, the original ingredients were replaced, leaving a variation of flavors and colors.
Horchata water is undoubtedly one of the most popular fresh waters in the world. You can find it almost everywhere you go to eat and you can’t resist its flavor and freshness. On this occasion, we are going to prepare a variation with strawberries with a unique flavor and without any type of commercial concentrate. In RecetasGratis we want to teach you the step by step so that you know how to make horchata water with strawberries, keep reading!
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Ingredients to make Strawberry horchata water:
How to make Strawberry horchata water:
Start the preparation of this rich and refreshing strawberry horchata water by putting to soak the rice and the cinnamon stick with the 2 cups of water for a minimum of 2 hours.
Trick: You can leave it overnight, the concentrate will be better and you will enhance the flavor of the drink.
Once the rice is soaked, blend with strawberries, condensed milk and evaporated milk. If you can’t find evaporated milk, you can make it at home by following this Homemade Evaporated Milk Recipe.
Trick: Blend until the consistency is as light as possible.
Strain the smoothie with the help of a strainer, preferably a fine mesh one, to avoid large lumps.
Trick: If you don’t have a fine mesh strainer, you can strain the drink 2-3 times.
Take advantage and extract as much fluid as possible, this will give the horchata water with strawberry better flavor.
Once everything is strained, add the liquid vanilla and mix well. If you prefer, you can add some type of sweetener to your liking, do not forget to incorporate it well and mix so that everything is perfectly integrated. Cut a couple of strawberries into slices and voila, serve in glasses with ice to your liking, decorate with the strawberries and sprinkle with cinnamon powder. As you can see, the strawberry horchata water recipe it’s easy, fast, and delicious, perfect for breakfast.
Other horchata waters are:
Trick: You can dice some strawberries and add them before serving.
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Suggestions for serving strawberry horchata water
You can use the horchata that you prepared for make yourself a frozen milkshake or smoothie. To do this, you can crush ice with the horchata or add a scoop of strawberry or vanilla ice cream to the blender, incorporate everything well and serve in glasses. You can also accompany the drink with a little whipped cream.