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Citrus Squash - alcohol free sparkling drink made with lemon, lime and orange. No sugar added. Can be used in mixed drinks. Lemon Squash. Lime Squash.

Citrus Squash

Citrus Squash - alcohol free sparkling drink made with lemon, lime and orange. No sugar added. Can be used in mixed drinks.

Ingredients

  • 1 lime
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 orange
  • 1/4 cup stevia sugar or sweetener of choice
  • 1 cup water
  • ice for serving
  • seltzer club soda or sparkling water (for serving

Instructions

  1. Remove zest from lime, half of lemon and half of the orange. Try to remove as little white part (pith) as possible.
  2. In a small saucepan, combine citrus peels, water and stevia (or other sweetener). Simmer on medium low heat for about 5 minutes.
  3. Squeeze the juice from the lime, 1/2 orange and 1/2 lemon. Try to get as much juice and pulp as you can. Reserve the remaining fruit for decorating the serving glasses.
  4. Remove any seeds from the juice and pour into a glass jar. Strain the zest mixture into the jar. Let cool.
  5. To serve: fill a cup with ice, add about 1 to 1 1/2 ounce of citrus squash and fill the glass with seltzer. Garnish with lemon or orange wedge.