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Vanilla Lavender Limeade Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Morgan Pettengill

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
6 limes
1 lemon
2 T. culinary lavender
1 c. sugar
1 tsp. vanilla extract
2 c. boiling water
4 c. cold water

Directions:
Directions:
1. Juice the limes and lemon and set aside.
2. Boil 2 cups of water and pour over the lavender in a fine mesh strainer.
3. Add 1-3 drops of neon purple food coloring, if desired. Then, set aside.
4. Mix together sugar, vanilla, and cold water. Bring to a boil and stir occasionally until all the sugar is dissolved.
5. As soon as all the sugar is dissolved remove from fire.
6. Combine the sugar syrup with the lime/lemon juice in a 2 quart pitcher.
7. Pour the lavender water into the pitcher and stir.
8. Add 1-2 cups of ice to the pitcher.
9. Serve immediately. Add a few lavender buds to the top of each drink for garnish.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2 Quarts
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
10-15 Mins
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is a wonderfully refreshing drink. Itís not perfume-y in the least. Plus, youíll get the calming and soothing benefits of lavender.

 

 

 

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