Sour Cherry Lemonade
Photo, Roberto Caruso.
Lemonade gets a ruby red treatment with the addition of sour cherry juice.
, (recipe below)
, or sparkling water
- Stir sour cherry juice with simple syrup and lemon juice in a pitcher.
- Pour over club soda, then top with ice. Pour into glasses. Garnish with mint and lemon slices, if desired.
- Sour cherries are very juicy when in season. Place pitted ones in a sieve set over a bowl and let drain in the fridge. Use the sour cherries in our sour cherry pie recipe.
To make simple syrup
- Boil 1 cup sugar with 1 cup water in a small pot until sugar dissolves. Store in fridge up to two months.