Source: The Star Of Texas Cookbook

Cherry Mint Limeade
The cherry and mint combo is great!
Serves: varies
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes


1/2 cup mint sprigs, fresh
3/4 cup sugar
4 cups water
1 cup fresh lime juice
1 tablespoon red maraschino cherry syrup

Combine mint and 1/2 cup of the sugar. Crush the
mint with a fork. Add 1 cup of the water and set
aside for 5 minutes. Strain into a 1 1/2-quart
pitcher. Discard the mint leaves. Add the lime
juice, cherry syrup, remaining sugar and water.
Chill. Fill glasses with ice, a mint sprig, a
slice of lime or a cherry. Pour limeade into the