Raspberry Citrus, Soda

Raspberry 

Citrus, Soda

Ingredients

3 cups fresh raspberries

2 cups water

1 cup sugar

1/2 cup honey

3 cups sparkling water

Sieve

1 lime cut into rounds

1 lemon cut into rounds

Fresh raspberries for garnish

Fresh mint, muddled

Directions

Place raspberries and water in a medium sized sauce pan and simmer for 5 minutes.  Remove from heat and mash the raspberries to release flavor.  While hot add sugar and honey, stir and let cool.  

 

Press liquid through the sieve into a bowl.   Pour juice into a pitcher and add sparkling water.  Fill pitcher with ice and let melt about 5 minutes to dilute.  Squeeze lemon and lime rounds on top, drop into pitcher and stir.  Add fresh raspberries and mint and serve with glasses filled with ice.