Strawberry Limeade is a refreshing summer drink made with freshly-squeezed lime juice, pureed strawberries, and simple syrup. It’s fresh, tangy, fruity and the perfect way to beat the heat.
Servings 4 Servings
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup water (for the simple syrup)
- 2 cups strawberries, hulled
- 1 cup freshly-squeezed lime juice
- 2 cups cold water
In a sauce pot, combine sugar and 1 cup water. Over medium heat, bring to a simmer, stirring regularly, until sugar is dissolved and syrup is clear and no longer cloudy. Remove from heat and allow to cool completely.
In a blender, process strawberries until pureed. Strain through a fine mesh sieve to remove seeds.
In a pitcher, combine simple syrup, lime juice, pureed strawberries and 2 cups cold water. Stir well. To serve, pour into glasses over ice.
Garnish with sliced limes and strawberries, if desired.
Serving: 391g | Calories: 233kcal | Carbohydrates: 57.5g | Protein: 1.2g | Fat: 0.9g | Saturated Fat: 0.7g | Sodium: 24mg | Potassium: 225mg | Fiber: 1.8g | Sugar: 55.5g | Vitamin A: 50IU | Vitamin C: 116.3mg | Calcium: 20mg | Iron: 0.4mg