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Homemade Tomato Juice Cocktail


"Delicious tomato juice for a fraction of the cost of store-purchased. Adjust lemon, salt, and sugar to taste. Almost 7 cups of juice for about $1.00! I prefer the natural tomato paste."
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1 h 10 m servings 41 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings

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  1. Blend 2 cups water, tomato paste, lemon juice, sugar, and salt together in a blender until smooth; pour into a 1/2 gallon container. Stir 3 cups water into mixture. Refrigerate until thickened, about 1 hour. Add 1 more cup water if juice is too thick.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 41 calories; 0.1 g fat; 10 g carbohydrates; 1.2 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 617 mg sodium. Powered by the ESHA Research Database © 2018, ESHA Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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This one surprised the heck out of me. It really does make a nice tomato juice cocktail. For our taste preference, I'll probably cut back a little on the sugar the next time, just a bit sweet ...

Quick and easy, and a great way to make tomato juice when you don't have any of the "real" thing on hand! I don't tend to keep tomato juice in the pantry, but always have tomato paste. This was ...

I don't even like tomato juice, but I found this delicious when I made it today.

Taste just like the famous brand that everybody knows. The only thing I did different was that I doubled the batch. Just used one 12 oz can of the paste and I eyeballed the sugar don't like s...

I used home grown tomatoes, delicious. Easy on the salt

I really like this recipe.. One thing I did a bit different.. Instead of adding 1 teaspoon of salt I added 1/2 teaspoon of salt and 1/2 teaspoon of celery salt.. It's a nice addition to the ju...

I've been craving tomato juice, but have not been ablee to find I used organic ingredients....and I love it! I must say I skipped the sugar, added a few drops or organic stevia..l...

As good as anything you'd buy in the store. Taste just like it.

Really good, and so easy! Next time I'll add a little less water, probably 4 cups total.