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Limeade

Rated as 3.63 out of 5 Stars

"A delicious and refreshing drink made with limes. Serve over ice on a hot day."
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Ingredients

10 m servings 72 cals
Original recipe yields 8 servings

Directions

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  1. Cut limes in half and squeeze lime juice into a 2 quart pitcher. Add sugar and stir until dissolved. Fill pitcher with cold water, stir and chill in refrigerator.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 72 calories; 0.1 g fat; 19.3 g carbohydrates; 0.2 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 8 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

This is in fact a very REFRESHING beverage recipe. I used half sugar and half splenda granular and it turned out great. Perfect drink for a hot summer day or just after a workout. To garnish I f...

Most helpful critical review

I did as someone else mentioned and used less water. To make a gallon, use 1 c. lime juice, 1 c. sugar and 1 gallon water. Could add cherry juice or Koolaid to add another flavor.

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I did as someone else mentioned and used less water. To make a gallon, use 1 c. lime juice, 1 c. sugar and 1 gallon water. Could add cherry juice or Koolaid to add another flavor.

I think this would also be too weak. I used 6 limes, 1/2c sugar, and add water to make 2 quarts, and it wasn't bad. Next time, I'd probably use 8 limes, and maybe a little more sugar. I like ...

Bad recipe - it came out too watery. Be sure to taste as you're adding the sugar water.

This is in fact a very REFRESHING beverage recipe. I used half sugar and half splenda granular and it turned out great. Perfect drink for a hot summer day or just after a workout. To garnish I f...

This recipe turned out okay but I wish that instead of listing a number of limes, the author had mentioned a measurement of lime juice. I used about 20 small limes and it was too weak. I recomme...

Way too weak. We used the same amount of sugar and 15 limes for 2 quarts of water, and it was good.

Good recipe!! I added ice becuase in my own drink because i like it nice and cold. Not too sweet and good amounts of lime and sugar. Just a little bit watery for people who like it sweeter th...

Perfect, made with 2/3 cup Splenda rather than sugar. I think maybe some people don't realize that all limes are different, you may have to adjust the sweetner or add more water. This is just GR...

Perfect Limeade!