A clear glass pitcher filled with mint limeade, ice, slices of fresh lime and springs of fresh mint, ready to serve.
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Sparkling Mint Limeade

A Homemade Sparkling Mint Limeade recipe with fresh squeezed limes and mint leaves. We love this cool and refreshing summer beverage! 
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Cool20 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Calories: 156kcal
Author: Lauren Allen


  • 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


  • Add  sugar and 1 cup water to a sauce pan. Stir and bring to a boil. 
  • Boil for 5 minutes, then remove from heat and add 2 sprigs of fresh mint. Allow to cool to room temperature.
  • Add the simple syrup to a pitcher. Add fresh lime juice, cold water, sparkling water and remaining sprigs of fresh mint leaves. Stir well.
  • Taste for sweetness and add more cold water to dilute, if necessary.


Calories: 156kcal | Carbohydrates: 41g | Sodium: 38mg | Potassium: 53mg | Sugar: 38g | Vitamin A: 25IU | Vitamin C: 13.6mg | Calcium: 18mg