Rosemary-Cherry Limeade Vodka Slushy

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Rosemary-Cherry Limeade Vodka Slushy

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Red cherry limeade slushy in glass with rosemary sprigs and sliced limes

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Recipe Data

8
Servings
30min
Prep
30min
Total

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    Description

    The secret ingredient in this recipe is our homemade rosemary-lime simple syrup. The syrup works to bring out a subtle sweetness, while adding a slight floral note to this refreshing slushy. 

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 8
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    ¾ c.Hy-Vee sugar
    ¾ c.water
    2 sprig(s)rosemary
    1 tsp.lime zest
    1 c.Hy-Vee 100% cherry juice
    ½ c.Hy-Vee lemon-lime soda
    1(16-oz) pkg. Hy-Vee frozen unsweetened red tart cherries
    3 c.ice cubes
    6 oz.unflavored vodka
    Additional rosemary sprigs, for garnish
    Lime slices, for garnish

    Things To Grab

    • Large saucepan
    • Blender

    Directions

    1. Combine sugar, water, 2 rosemary sprigs and zest in a large saucepan. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer for 3 minutes or until sugar has dissolved, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat; discard rosemary. Cool for 20 minutes.
    2. Place rosemary syrup, cherry juice and lemon-lime soda in a blender. Use immediately or cover and refrigerate for up to 2 days.
    3. Add frozen cherries, ice cubes and vodka to blender. Cover and blend until slushy. If desired, garnish each drink with a rosemary sprig and lime slices.

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    170 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 0g
    • Cholesterol: 0mg
    • Sodium: 5mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 31g
    • Protein: 0g

    Daily Values

    0%
    Vitamin A 10%
    0%
    Vitamin C 2%
    0%
    Iron 2%
    0%
    Calcium 2%

    Recipe Source:

    August Seasons 2017.