Citrus Basil Infused Sparkling Water

Citrus Basil Infused Sparkling Water

Print Pin
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Citrus Basil water, Basil infused water,
Author: Dawn Yucuis

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 3 tablespoons lime juice
  • 3 cups sparkling water
  • 5 tablespoons basil infused simple syrup or to taste
  • For the basil infused simple syrup
  • 1/2 cup basil leaves
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar

Instructions

  • For the simple syrup-
  • Combine the water sugar, water, and basil in a small saucepan. Over medium heat simmer until the sugar is dissolved. Remove the basil leaves and cool completely.
  • In a large container combine the orange, lemon, and lime juice.
  • Add the sparkling water.
  • Add the infused simple syrup one tablespoon at a time, tasting as you go, until you have the right sweetness and flavor.