How to Make Limeade Icee

This drink is great healthy and all natural. You will not be disappointed.

Ingredients

  • 2 Limes (Not key limes)
  • 1 Lemon
  • 3 cups of water
  • 2 cups of simple syrup
  • 1 cup of crushed ice

Steps

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    Put 2 cups filtered water into a 1 QT. saucepan.
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    Bring water to a boil, then immediately add the sugar and lower the heat to low and stir until fully dissolved. Let the syrup set to cool to room temperature.
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    Squeeze 2 limes and 1 lemon into the blender pitcher.
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    Add 3 cups of water to the pitcher and stir.
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    Add 1 cup of broken or chipped ice.
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    Blend the ingredients in the blender to desired texture.
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    Add syrup to sweeten to taste.

Tips

  • If you want you can add some mint leaves if you want a minty flavor.
  • You can start by squeezing the lime juice into the blender container directly. That way you won't need to clean more than one container.
  • You can substitute soda for the water and make it a Delicious Fizzy Limeade.
  • For a delicious alternative to sugar, try agave nectar. It's sweeter than sugar so you need less and it may be viewed as healthier.
  • You can also use honey to sweeten it.
  • Sugar will not fully dissolve in cold water. A simple syrup is the easiest way to solve this.

Things You'll Need

  • 1 Blender with pitcher
  • Lemon squeezer
  • Citrus Zester

Article Info

Categories: Citrus Based Drinks