Limeade is a delicious thirst quencher. Adding mint leaves to the drink makes it extra refreshing. This light and fresh mocktail is similar to a mojito- but is made without alcohol.
Mint Limeade Mocktail Recipe
6 fresh mint leaves
1 ounce simple syrup
1 ounce fresh lime juice
6 ounces cold water
Add mint and simple syrup to glass; gently break up mint with muddler or spoon. Add lime juice. Fill glass with ice. Top with water; stir. Garnish with lime slices.
Makes 1 drink
To make Sparkling Mint Limeade, use chilled club soda in place of the water.
What is simple syrup? Simple syrup is 1 part granulated sugar dissolved in 1 part water.