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Honey Sweetened Fresh Cherry Limeade

Refreshing and refined sugar free. Makes you think that life really is, just a bowl of cherries!
Course Beverage
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 5 servings
Author Recipe by Vanilla and Bean at http://vanillaandbean.com/honey-sweetened-fresh-cherry-limeaide/

Ingredients

  • 1 C 175g Pitted Fresh Sweet Cherries
  • ½ C 116g Water
  • C 90g Raw Honey
  • 2 teaspoon Lime Zest
  • C 55g Lime Juice, fresh squeezed (about two limes)
  • 30 oz 850 g Club Soda
  • Fresh Cherries and Lime Slices for garnish

Instructions

  1. In a medium sauce pot, add the cherries and water. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat, mash up the cherries a bit, then put a lid on it and simmer for 15 minutes.
  2. In a blender, add the cherries, all their juices, honey, zest and lime juice. Blend until smooth. Chill before making the Limeades. Store in the refrigerator for up to one week in a lidded container or freeze for up to one month.
  3. For individual servings of the drinks, fill each 8 oz (225g) glass with ice. Pour 2 oz. (30g) of syrup into each glass, then top off with club soda. Stir, then garnish with cherries and lime slices.
  4. For a pitcher, fill a pitcher with ice Add all the syrup to a pitcher, then top with 30 oz (850g) of club soda. Stir and garnish with cherries and limes. Serve right away