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Cherry Limeade Recipe, Easy Summer Drink recipes

Easy Cherry Summer Drink Recipes


Description

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


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Ingredients

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

Instructions

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.

Notes

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.


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 glass
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