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The fresh, cool flavor of mint is a welcome addition to this warm-weather limeade drink. Try serving it as a refreshing cooler with spicy Asian food.

Cynthia Nicholson
Recipe by Cooking Light May 2005


Recipe Summary

8 cups (serving size: about 3/4 cup)


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Instructions Checklist
  • Combine 2 cups water, sugar, and chopped mint in a small saucepan; bring to a boil. Cook until sugar dissolves, stirring frequently. Remove from heat; let stand 10 minutes. Strain through a sieve into a bowl; discard solids.

  • Combine the remaining 4 cups water, sugar syrup, and lime juice in a large pitcher, stirring well. Serve over ice; garnish with mint sprigs and lime slices, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

142 calories; protein 0.1g; carbohydrates 37.2g; fiber 0.1g; calcium 3mg.