Sam’s tangy limeade

Sam’s tangy limeade

Close up photo of limes chopped in half.
This refreshing drink will make the perfect partner to a sunny Summer's day


  • 5 limes (washed)
  • 120g sugar (or to taste)
  • 600ml boiling water

Squeeze out the lime juice.


Put the skins and sugar in a jug. Add boiling water.

Leave for 20 minutes to cool.

Strain, add lime juice, then cool in the fridge before serving. 

This easy recipe can be a refreshing alternative to fizzy drinks on a warm day. Why not try adding a few sprigs of mint and some honey to give the limeade a richer flavour!

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