Fire-Engine Red Cranberry-Raspberry Spritzer

Notes: If you prefer a spritzer on the sweet side, use lemon-lime soda; add mineral water or soda just before serving. For an adult version, add 3 to 4 tablespoons vodka--or if you're adventurous, Campari--to each glass.

Yield:

Makes 10 servings

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Nutritional Information

Calories 111
Caloriesfromfat 1.6 %
Protein 0.3 g
Fat 0.2 g
Carbohydrate 28 g
Fiber 0.7 g
Sodium 4.2 mg

Ingredients

5 cups refrigerated or canned cranberry-raspberry juice blend
2/3 cup grenadine
5 cups chilled lemon-flavor mineral water or lemon-lime soda (see notes)
1 lemon (about 5 oz.), rinsed and thinly sliced (ends discarded)

Preparation

In a 3- to 3 1/2-quart glass pitcher, mix juice blend and grenadine. Pour in mineral water and add lemon slices. Pour into tall, ice-filled glasses (at least 12 oz.).

Note:

July 2001