This is a delicious juice my husband and I make for breakfast or an after-meal dessert when guests are over. It's not only delicious, but will perk up any bad day with a boost of vitamins and nutrients that you may otherwise skip out on. I hope you try it, and enjoy! Recipe makes 2 tall glasses or 4 smaller glasses of juice. You need a blender.

Recipe Summary

prep:
10 mins
total:
10 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Peel orange and save a 1x1-inch piece of the peel. Place orange, orange peel piece, carrots, and cucumber in a blender; pour in water. Blend until desired consistency is reached; add sugar and lemon juice. Blend until smooth, 1 to 3 minutes.

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Cook's Note:

If you like your juice colder than tap or refrigerated water, add 3 to 6 ice cubes depending on how cold you want your juice.

Nutrition Facts

89 calories; protein 0.9g; carbohydrates 22.4g; fat 0.2g; sodium 26.2mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (7)

Most helpful positive review

Rating: 4 stars
05/07/2014
I enjoyed this the carrot was the star. But I think the recipe might be improved with an addition of a stalk of celery and a bite of either ginger or a dash of cayenne pepper. Overall its a recipe I would repeat. Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 1 stars
02/01/2015
Difficult for my husband and I to get down sorry didn't like this one Read More
7 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 4
  • 4 star values: 2
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 1
Rating: 4 stars
05/07/2014
I enjoyed this the carrot was the star. But I think the recipe might be improved with an addition of a stalk of celery and a bite of either ginger or a dash of cayenne pepper. Overall its a recipe I would repeat. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
08/02/2014
This was way too sweet for our family. Next time I will cut the sugar in half. Otherwise I liked the combination of carrot orange and cucumber. Read More
(1)
Rating: 1 stars
02/01/2015
Difficult for my husband and I to get down sorry didn't like this one Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
02/26/2019
Delicious refreshing breakfast drink or anytime drink! I followed the recipe including the lemon juice but omitted all sugar and added a few pieces of fresh ginger. Gave it a needed tang! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
07/28/2018
I loved this juice! It's great as a quick on the go drink and has great nutritional values! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
05/18/2017
I love it. I had a cucumber that needed to be used so i doubled it and oh man do i love it it's mine and my family's new favorite drink. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
07/27/2019
I was looking for a juicer recipe to fit produce Inhave in the house and happened upon this one. I used the ingredients listed including the lemon but without the sugar or water since I sent them through the juicer instead. A mild a very refreshing combination! I will use it again and if I want more of a bite I am sure a little fresh ginger will work in it also. Thank you for sharing this! Read More