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Lemony Cooler Recipe

Lemony Cooler Recipe

Everyone thinks I've gone to a lot of trouble when making this refreshing summer drink, but it's so easy! I also like to make my own pretty ice cubes by adding 1/2 cup lemon juice and a mint sprig to 4 cups water.—Bonnie Hawkins, Elkhorn, Wisconsin
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + chilling YIELD:8 servings

Ingredients

  • 3 cups white grape juice
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1 bottle (1 liter) club soda, chilled
  • Ice cubes
  • Assorted fresh fruit, optional

Directions

  • 1. In a pitcher, combine the grape juice, sugar and lemon juice; stir until sugar is dissolved. Refrigerate until chilled.
  • 2. Just before serving, stir in club soda. Serve over ice. Garnish with fruit if desired. Yield: 8 servings (2 quarts).

Nutritional Facts

1 cup (calculated without fruit) equals 108 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 31 mg sodium, 27 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1 fruit.