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Matthew's Citrus Surprise Recipe

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This recipe for Matthew's Citrus Surprise, by , is from Cooking with the Candlands, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jenny & Matthew Candland
Added: Tuesday, November 1, 2005

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 qts. water, plus ice
3 c. sugar - can get by with less
1 T. lemon extract
1 T. citric acid (sold at specialty stores or at pastryonline.com)

Directions:
Directions:
Mix all ingredients together and serve chilled.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
A most refreshing beverage to be served on hot summer evenings. Quite a citrus celebration!

 

 

 

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