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A clear glass pitcher filled with mint limeade, ice, slices of fresh lime and springs of fresh mint, ready to serve.
Sparkling Mint Limeade
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Cool
20 mins
Total Time
35 mins
 

A Homemade Sparkling Mint Limeade recipe with fresh squeezed limes and mint leaves. We love this cool and refreshing summer beverage! 

Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Unit: cup, sprigs
Servings: 4
Calories: 156 kcal
Author: Lauren Allen
Ingredients
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 3/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 3 cups cold water
  • 1 cup sparkling water
  • 5 sprigs fresh mint leaves , divided
Instructions
  1. Add  sugar and 1 cup water to a sauce pan. Stir and bring to a boil. 

  2. Boil for 5 minutes, then remove from heat and add 2 sprigs of fresh mint. Allow to cool to room temperature.

  3. Add the simple syrup to a pitcher. Add fresh lime juice, cold water, sparkling water and remaining sprigs of fresh mint leaves. Stir well.

  4. Taste for sweetness and add more cold water to dilute, if necessary.

Nutrition Facts
Sparkling Mint Limeade
Amount Per Serving
Calories 156
% Daily Value*
Sodium 38mg 2%
Potassium 53mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 41g 14%
Sugars 38g
Vitamin A 0.5%
Vitamin C 16.5%
Calcium 1.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.