- Simple Syrup
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
- 6 tablespoons simple syrup, divided
- 10 fresh mint leaves
- 16 oz lime flavored seltzer, divided
- 4 lime quarters, divided
- 2 cups crushed ice
- In a medium saucepan over medium-high heat, bring water and sugar to a boil, stirring frequently. Reduce heat slightly and boil for three minutes until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat. Pour syrup into a heat safe measuring glass and place in the refrigerator to cool.
- Divide mint leaves in the bottom of two tall, sturdy glasses. Muddle to release mint flavor. Fill cups with crushed ice. Squeeze lime quarters into glasses, then add the wedges. Pour lime seltzer over the ice. Add simple syrup. Stir to mix; serve.
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Recipe developed by Kristan Roland @bakescupcakes.