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Star Fruit-Vanilla Agua Fresca | Agua Fresca de Carambola con Vainilla


3 large star fruits
5 cups water
1 ½ teaspoons pure vanilla extract
¼ cup sugar (or to taste)
Turbinado sugar to rim glass (optional)


  1. Slice star fruit into ¼-inch pieces. Set aside a few slices for garnish.
  2. Blend star fruit with water, vanilla, and sugar on high for 60 seconds.
  3. Strain through a fine-mesh sieve into large pitcher. You may need to agitate the mixture to let the juice through, avoid pushing through the pulp to keep juice light in consistency. Discard pulp.
  4. Chill and serve over ice. Garnish with sliced star fruit.