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Mint Limeade and Recipe Video!

  • Author: Serene @ House of Yumm
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes

Description

Mint Limeade.  The perfect cold refreshing drink for summertime!  Made with fresh lime juice and real mint. 


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Ingredients

Mint Simple Syrup

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup fresh mint leaves

Mint Limeade

  • prepared mint simple syrup
  • 1/2 cup fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 4 cups ice

Instructions

  1. In a small saucepan combine the water, sugar and mint leaves to make the simple syrup. Bring to a simmer and allow to simmer for a couple of minutes, until the mint leaves are slightly wilted. Remove from heat.
  2. Cool briefly to room temperature and pour through a strainer to remove the mint leaves. Set aside the mint simple syrup.
  3. In a blender add the ice, water, fresh lime juice and mint simple syrup.
  4. Blend to desired consistency. Can add more ice to make more of a slushy style drink.
  5. Serve immediately and enjoy!