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Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Drinks
Servings: 4
Author: Jess Smith via Inquiring Chef


  • 1/2 cup (115 ml) water
  • 1/2 cup (110 g) granulated sugar
  • 6 Tbsp. fresh-squeezed lime juice (about 4 small limes)
  • 3 cans of sparkling water
  • lime sherbet, for garnish (optional)
  • maraschino cherries, for garnish (optional)


  • Heat the water and sugar over medium heat until sugar is completely dissolved. Remove from heat and allow to cool to room temperature. Add lime juice and stir to combine. Fill four glasses with ice and top each with 3/4 cup (170 ml) sparking water and 1/3 cup (80 ml) lime mixture. Top each glass with a small scoop of sherbet and a cherry.