- 1 cup sugar
- 6 1/2 cups water, divided
- 1/4 teaspoon lemon juice
- 1 1/4 cups fresh lime juice (about 6 to 8 large limes)
How to Make It
Cook sugar, 1/2 cup water, and lemon juice in a small saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly, 2 minutes or until sugar dissolves. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat; cook, stirring occasionally, 3 minutes. Cool.
Stir together sugar mixture, remaining 6 cups water, and lime juice in a large pitcher; chill. Serve over ice, if desired.