More Spa Water recipes: Cucumber and Rosemary Water + Citrus and Apple Water

Last year, I gave you my recipe for cucumber water. My ingredients were cucumber, mint sprigs and half a lemon. This time I am suggesting two variations on the theme.

Cucumber and Rosemary Water recipe


  1. Cut 10 cucumber slices for one branch of fresh rosemary.
  2. Put the cucumber and rosemary in a pitch.
  3. Fill the half of the pitcher with ice cubes. Fill with water.
  4. Let it macerate in the fridge for 24 hours before serving.

Orange and Green Apple Water recipe


  1. Slice one orange.
  2. Spread some lemon juice on 2-3 slices of green apple
  3. Put the apple, the orange, and half a lemon juice in a large pitcher.
  4. Fill the half of the pitcher with ice cubes.
  5. Fill with water.
  6. Let it rest 24 hours in the fridge before serving.

Enjoy their refreshing taste!

  • joanna
    January 23, 2009 at 03:10

    wonderful recipes! where can I find a super mod dispenser like the ones you have shown here?

  • At Home with Kim Vallee
    January 23, 2009 at 09:12

    Joanna: It took the shots at the hotel gym. I guess it is a commercial unit.

  • gloria cebfer
    March 8, 2009 at 19:24

    I love your blog!
    Soo cool!


  • ellen
    March 11, 2009 at 12:01

    they are great containers. i probably drink enough water to fill one a day! i was searching for recipes when i found your site, but there’s also a book out on flavored water – i might check it out but i’ll make your recipes first!

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  • Joanna
    May 12, 2010 at 10:25

    Where can I find a water pitcher like that??

    • At Home with Kim Vallee
      May 12, 2010 at 15:19

      Joanna: these are commercial pitchers for the hospitality industry. I know that Cal-Mil distributes beverage dispensers but not necessarily those exact models.

  • Valhallaarwen
    July 5, 2010 at 15:53

    I had this today when I was there and it was refreshing and wonderful. I really needed this as my throat was hurting and it was sort of hot today. I certainly got rid of the iced water I had. I will make this and drink it at work since my boss and I are on a diet. I do get sick of the aftertaste of the premade flavored water. Thank you for the recipe.

  • Ellen@WillowHouse
    May 29, 2011 at 12:21

    I agree that this water looks refreshing & healthy!

    @Joanna, check the following link for information on how to purchase a similar container. I can help you at Go to the “Shop Online” button & you’ll be able to purchase directly from the web page.

  • Ellen@WillowHouse
    May 29, 2011 at 12:32

    @Joanna: I’ve just realized the link above doesn’t take you to the page for the Savannah Beverage Server. You can do a search on my site to find the item. (Wouldn’t normally post this but since there was an inquiry, I wanted to oblige.)

  • susan fisk
    August 6, 2012 at 08:45

    I think you wanted to say “marinate” and not macerate, since macerate means to chew. Nice recipe!

    • Kim
      August 6, 2012 at 10:59

      Hi Susan, macerate is the right word. It means soften or break up (something, esp. food) by soaking in a liquid.

  • Jalesa
    August 17, 2012 at 18:34

    Having my very first Pink Papaya Spa & Make-up Party at my home and these two are great drink recipe to match my Spa Theme THANK YOU 🙂