For an array of fresh fruit drinks, see the Fresh Orange Cordial, Fresh Strawberry Fruit Cordial, and the Fresh Lime Cordial (pictured at right).
- 3 cups water
- Zest of 3 lemons
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 cups fresh lemon juice
- Lemon Slices (for garnish)
- Sprigs of fresh mint (for garnish)
- Ice cubes
Combine water and lemon zest and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and stir in sugar until dissolved. Let stand for 15 minutes. Add lemon juice and chill thoroughly. Strain and serve over ice with lots of fresh mint and slices of lemon.
Recipe reprinted by permission of Weldon Russell. All rights reserved.
nutrition information per serving
171 calories; 0g total fat; 0mg cholesterol; 2mg sodium; 46g carbohydrates; 1g fiber; 0g protein
These nutrition facts are calculated according to the ingredients listed in this recipe. Any substitutions will change these facts. Although we strive for accuracy, please note that food manufacturers occasionally change their food formulas, which could affect the calculations as shown.
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