When I lived in Israel during the years 2000 – 2003 this became my favourite of all refreshments. Whenever I make this drink, I remember the beach in Tel Aviv, sunshine and my beautiful friends.
4 cups water
1 cup ice
3 lemon juiced
1 cup fresh mint leaves
2 tablespoons maple syrup or more to taste
Blend 30 seconds on high speed.
Pour through a sieve into a glass carafe.
Chill in the refrigerator.