I am 10 years old and love to watch my Mom cook. I also enjoy watching cooking programs on TV. One hot day last summer, Mom let me experiment with something cool and refreshing. When I was done, I had a mess…but a very taste drink
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
- 1/4 cup fresh mint leaves
- 1/4 cup lime juice
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- Ice cubes
- 2 cups water
- In two rocks glasses, muddle the mint, lime juice and sugar. Add ice; pour in water.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 62 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 4mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (14g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch.
Originally published as Lime Paradise in Reminisce Extra July 2009