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Lime Rickey

Ericka McConnell
Prep time 15 mins
Chill time 0 mins
Yield Makes 6 to 8 servings
Make a classic cocktail that's sure to cool you to your toes on a hot summer day.

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups gin
  • 3/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1 1/2 quarts chilled soda water
  • Thin slices of lime

Nutrition Information

  • calories 182
  • caloriesfromfat 0.0 %
  • protein 0.1 g
  • fat 0.0 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • carbohydrate 17 g
  • fiber 0.0 g
  • sodium 0.9 mg
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg

How to Make It

  1. In a 1-quart pan, mix sugar with 1/2 cup water and stir over low heat until sugar is dissolved, about 5 minutes. Let cool or chill.

  2. In a 3-quart pitcher, combine gin, lime juice, and the cooled syrup. Cover and freeze until ready to serve.

  3. To serve, add soda water. Pour into ice-filled glasses and garnish with lime.

  4. Note: Nutritional analysis is per serving.