Lime Ice Cubes

Lime Ice CubesRecipe
Photo: Ralph Anderson; Styling: Rose Nguyen
We tested this recipe with limes and lemons. You may substitute an equal amount of lemons and lemon juice.


Makes 42 ice cubes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Freeze: 8 Hours


2 medium limes
1 qt. cold water
1/4 cup fresh lime juice


1. Cut each lime into 1/4-inch-thick slices; cut each slice into 4 wedges.

2. Stir together 1 qt. cold water and 1/4 cup lime juice. Fill each compartment of 3 ice cube trays evenly with lime juice mixture. Place 1 lime wedge in each ice cube compartment. Freeze 8 hours or until firm.