Cherry Limeade

recipe
Make a refreshing summertime drink by adding maraschino cherries and sparkling lime water to frozen limeade concentrate.

Yield:

4 (1-cup) servings.

Recipe from

Oxmoor House

Recipe Time

Prep: 2 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 149
Caloriesfromfat 0.0 %
Fat 0.0 g
Satfat 0.0 g
Monofat 0.0 g
Polyfat 0.0 g
Protein 0.1 g
Carbohydrate 35 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.0 mg
Sodium 18 mg
Calcium 0.0 mg

Ingredients

1 (6-ounce) jar maraschino cherries with stems
1 (6-ounce) can frozen limeade concentrate, thawed and undiluted
1 cup water
2 cups lime-flavored sparkling water, chilled
Lime slices (optional)

Preparation

Drain cherries, reserving 1/3 cup juice. Set aside 8 cherries, reserving remaining cherries for another use.

Combine 1/3 cup cherry juice, limeade concentrate, and 1 cup water in a pitcher. Cover and chill thoroughly.

Just before serving, stir in sparkling water. Serve with cherries over crushed ice. Garnish with lime slices, if desired.