Blueberry Horchata - Wish Farms

Blueberry Horchata


This delicious berry recipe is provided by Fresh From Florida and Florida Specialty Crop Foundation.


  • 1 cup fresh Wish Farms blueberries
  • 1 cup uncooked rice
  • 1/2 stick cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon lime zest
  • 5 cups water
  • 1/2 cup sugar


  • Grind the rice in your blender until it is ground smooth.
  • Toss with cinnamon stick and lime zest.
  • Let rest overnight.
  • After resting, place rice mixture into blender with blueberries and blend until smooth.
  • Add in 2 cups of water to mixture and soak for 2 hours.
  • Strain the liquid through a fine sieve or cheesecloth a few times to remove any residues.
  • Add in the rest 3 cups of the water and stir in sugar until dissolved.
  • Garnish with a mint sprig.