Hibiscus Water – Aqua de Jamaica is a refreshing way to get a few vitamins and brighten up your day.
Mexico is known for its incredible variety of sweetened flavored waters called aguas frescas. Commonly sold at street stands and marketplaces throughout the country, these beverages are traditionally made from citrus fruits, melons, and cucumbers. Hibiscus Water or Aqua de Jamaica (pronounced hah-MY-cah) is one of the most popular aqua frescas found in Mexico.
Hibiscus Water is high in Vitamin C and has been proven to lower high blood pressure. Click here to read more about Aqua de Jamaica on MotherEarthNews online.
With a lemony, tart flavor and brilliant garnet coloring, Aqua de Jamaica is a wonderful way to cool off on a hot day.
Want to try something different? Combine Hibiscus Water with our Sparkling Le Village Lemonade for a more complex, sweeter beverage.