Cherry Limeade Recipe, Easy Summer Drink recipes

Easy Cherry Summer Drink Recipes


It takes about 30-45 minutes to make and cool the simple syrup before you can use it.



Cherry Simple Syrup

  • 3 cups frozen or fresh Sweet Black Cherries
  • 1 1/2 cup of sugar
  • 1/2 cup of water

Easy Cherry Limeade

  • 1 can Limeade Frozen concentrate
  • 3 cans full of water


To make the Cherry Simple Syrup

  1. Put all the ingredients into a medium pot.
  2. Heat on low until sugar is mostly dissolved.
  3. Increase heat to medium high and bring to a boil.
  4. Stir and crush cherries against the side of the pot.
  5. Carefully boil for ten minutes, stirring occasionally.
  6. If syrup starts to boil over decrease heat a bit.
  7. After ten minutes remove from heat and cool.
  8. Strain the solids out over a fine mesh strainer into a bowl.
  9. Store in a mason jar in the refrigerator.

To make Black Cherry Limeade

  1. Pour lime concentrate into a 2 quart pitcher.
  2. Add 3 cans of water.
  3. Stir till dissolved.
  4. Add one cup of cherry syrup to the pitcher and stir.
  5. Serve over ice.


The Cherry Simple syrup recipe will make 2 cups of Cherry Simple Syrup. You can find a recipe for Homemade Black Cherry Soda and a Cherry Limeade Party Punch on this blog post below the Cherry Limeade Recipe.


  • Serving Size: 1 glass
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