Strawberry Limeade- Jazzin it Up with J9 (Guest post)

Jazzin it Up with J9 – Post 8

My summer is officially over! School is back in session so that means this is my last guest post for the foreseeable future. So sad!!!
I thought there was no better way to end the summer (and guest posting) then with a COCKTAIL! I found this drink on the Make Life Lovely Blog
Don’t forget you can still follow me on Pinterest

Strawberry Limeade:
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16 oz. fresh strawberries (1 lb. container)
1 cup sugar
1 cup fresh lime juice
6 cups water (I cup for syrup, 5 cups for final mixture)
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Wash strawberries and cut off green tops. Puree in a blender until it reaches desired consistency. I pressed “Puree” on my blender and then did “Liquefy” for the last little bit. I don’t like pulp but if you do by all means keep it on “Puree” for a short time and you are good to go!
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Then make simple syrup by mixing one cup of sugar and once cup of water. Stir and boil until the sugar dissolves. Let cool.
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Combine the strawberry puree, syrup, lime juice, and 5 cups of water into a pitcher. Add your desired booze of choice (I did vodka but you could do gin or rum) Stir, and serve over ice.
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(This mixture without alcohol has lasted me about one week in glass container in fridge and still taste great!)

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