Fire Dragons® Agua Fresca Slushie

Serving Size


Prep Time

10 min


Serving Size


Prep Time

10 min


  • 2 1/3 cups Frieda’s Fire Dragons® Fruit (about 3 pieces), peeled and cut into 1/2-inch pieces, plus one for garnish

  • 2 cups watermelon, rind removed and cut into 1-inch pieces

  • 2 cups water. chilled

  • 2 tablespoons simple syrup

  • 1 lime, quartered

  • 1/4 cup kosher or sea salt, for rim

  • Fresh mint for garnish, if desired

  • Watermelon slices for garnish, if desired

Fire Dragons® Fruit

Cooking Steps

  1. 1

    Cover 2 baking sheets with wax paper. Place Frieda’s Fire Dragons® Fruit and watermelon in single layer on baking sheets. Freeze.

  2. 2

    Remove dragon fruit and watermelon from freezer. Let stand at room temperature 10 minutes.

  3. 3

    Place salt on small plate. Moisten edges of glasses with lime. Press rim of glasses in salt.

  4. 4

    Place watermelon, water, and simple syrup in blender container; purée until smooth.

  5. 5

    Add dragon fruit to blender and pulse just until blended.

  6. 6

    Spoon slushie mixture into glasses.

  7. 7

    Garnish with dragon fruit and lime.

  8. 8

    Tip: make this slushie the night before and chill overnight for ideal texture.

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