Blackberry Limeade Recipe



Blackberry Limeade Recipe

Homemade limeade is so refreshing and this is a great base for a variety of flavors. Blackberry Limeade is sure to become a new favorite drink for summer! This recipe makes about 8 cups of limeade. Served over a glass of ice, this makes 12 portions.

Ingredients

Blackberry Syrup:

  • 6
    oz
    blackberries
  • 1/2
    cup
    water
  • 1 1/2
    cups
    granulated sugar

Limeade Ingredients:

  • 2
    cups
    fresh lime juice
    8 to 10 large limes
  • 4
    cups
    cold water
    or added to taste
  • 1
    lime
    thinly sliced and blackberries to garnish for serving

Instructions

Make Blackberry Syrup:

  1. Combine blackberry syrup ingredients in a saucepan and boil for 2 minutes. Remove from heat and let cook 10 minutes. Strain through a sieve and discard seeds and pulp. You should have about 1 3/4 cups blackberry syrup. Refrigerate to cool.

Make Blackberry Limeade:

  1. In a pitcher combine: blackberry syrup, fresh lime juice and add 4 cups cold water, or add water to taste. Serve over ice garnished with lime slices if desired.

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