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Cherry Sparkler

Oxmoor House
Yield Serves 4 (serving size: 1 cup sparkler and 4 to 5 cherries)
Here's a version of a cherry limeade that uses real juice instead of syrup. Ginger soda adds a spicy note.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups bottled black cherry juice
  • 1 cup lime-flavored sparkling water
  • 1 cup sparkling ginger soda
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice (about 2 large limes)
  • 1 cup frozen pitted dark sweet cherries
  • Thin lime slices (optional)

Nutrition Information

  • calories 122
  • caloriesfromfat 0.0 %
  • fat 0.0 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • monofat 0.0 g
  • polyfat 0.0 g
  • protein 1.5 g
  • carbohydrate 31.2 g
  • fiber 1.3 g
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg
  • iron 0.1 mg
  • sodium 17 mg
  • calcium 6 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine first 4 ingredients in a pitcher. Cover and refrigerate 1 hour or until thoroughly chilled. Add about 2 to 3 frozen cherries to each glass. Pour 1 cup cherry juice mixture over cherries in each glass. Garnish with lime slices, if desired.
Cooking Light Chill