Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes are made with pureed fruit and add a pop of color,  flavor, and immune boosting benefits to water (plain or sparkling), iced tea and especially lemonade.

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes are made with pureed fruit and make refreshing blueberry water, blueberry iced tea and blueberry lemonade

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes are made with pureed fruit and are rich with antioxidant benefits.  They’ll transform any glass of water into a tasty drink, but add them to iced tea and lemonade to make fun summer drinks.

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes are made with pureed fruit and make refreshing blueberry water, blueberry iced tea and blueberry lemonade

BLUEBERRIES SUPERFOOD

Blueberries are a powerhouse superfood containing antioxidant and anti-inflammatory compounds that help to ward off major disease like Alzheimer’s, diabetes, heart disease, and some types of cancer. You can read more about the Benefits of Blueberries.  This purred fruit ice cube recipe is a fun way to incorporate more blueberries into your diet.

PUREED FRUIT RECIPE

We use fresh blueberries for this pureed fruit recipe, but frozen berries will work just as well.

  • 1-1/2 cups organic blueberries 
  • 1/2 cup water
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons pure clover honey

HOW TO PUREE FRUIT

Making fruit puree is quick and easy (taking about 5 minutes), but turning them into pureed fruit ice cubes will take 3-4 hours (or overnight).

  1. Blend all of the ingredients in a blender.
  2. Pour into ice cube trays.
  3. Freeze until solid (3-4 hours or overnight).

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes are made with pureed fruit and make refreshing blueberry water, blueberry iced tea and blueberry lemonade

WHAT TO DO WITH THESE PUREED FRUIT ICE CUBES

  • Blueberry Water: Add them to water to make infused blueberry water.
  • Blueberry Lemonade:  Add these blueberry ice cubes to a glass pitcher then fill it with fresh squeezed lemonade.    
  • Blueberry Iced Tea:  Add them to green iced tea to make infused blueberry iced tea.
  • Smoothies:  Add them to smoothies instead of plain water ice cubes for added flavor and antioxidant benefits.

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes are made with pureed fruit and make refreshing blueberry water, blueberry iced tea and blueberry lemonade

PUREED FRUIT ICE CUBES 

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes are made with pureed fruit and make refreshing blueberry water, blueberry iced tea and blueberry lemonade
Yield: 24 ice cubes

Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes

Prep Time 5 minutes
Additional Time 4 hours
Total Time 4 hours 5 minutes

These Antioxidant Rich Blueberry Ice Cubes add a pop of color, flavor, and immune boosting benefits to lemonade, iced tea and plain old water.

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups blueberries (fresh or frozen)
  • 1/2 cup water
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons pure clover honey

Instructions

  1. Blend all of the ingredients in a blender.
  2. Pour into ice cube trays.
  3. Freeze until solid.

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