Print Options

 
 
 Print
Fresh Mint Cooler Recipe

Fresh Mint Cooler Recipe

—Carol Beutel, Tremont, Illinois
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. + standing YIELD:4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup fresh mint
  • 4 cups boiling water
  • Sugar to taste
  • Ice cubes
  • Lemon or lime slices and additional mint, optional

Directions

  • 1. Place mint in a large bowl; pour water over mint; let stand for 2 hours.
  • 2. Strain mint mixture; discard mint. Fill chilled glasses with ice; add mint mixture and sugar. Garnish with lemon or lime slices and mint if desired. Yield: 4 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 10 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 7 mg sodium, 2 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 1 g protein.