Recipe courtesy of
Total:
45 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1/4 cup lime juice, plus rind from 1 lime
  • 6 to 8 drops green food coloring
  • 4 cups ice
  • 1 liter club soda or seltzer
  • 4 lime slices, for garnish

Directions

In a small pot on medium heat dissolve sugar in water. Raise the heat, add the lime rind and bring to a boil. Lower the heat to a simmer and cook until slightly reduced. Remove from heat and discard the lime rinds. Stir in the food coloring and cool.

Fill 4 glasses with ice and distribute the lime syrup and lime juice, to taste, into each glass. Top with seltzer and stir. Garnish with lime slices.

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