Fresh Limeade

Categorized as: Beverages, Fruit
Makes 6 servings.


1 ½ cups freshly squeezed lime juice (about 6 limes)
4 cups cold water
1 ½ cups Equal® Spoonful™
Ice cubes
6 lime slice twists
6 mint sprigs


1. Mix lime juice, water and Equal® Spoonful™; refrigerate until chilled.
2. Serve over ice in tall glasses; garnish with lime slice twists and mint.

Nutritional Info (per serving):

Calories: 45
Saturated Fat: 0g
Protein: <1g
Cholesterol: 0mg
Carbohydrates: 12g
Fiber (trace amounts)
Total Fat: 0g
Sodium: 5mg

Food Exchange: 1 Fruit

Additional comments:

Note: Limeade can be frozen in ice cube trays; the cubes can be used with the limeade so it will not be diluted. Also, the ice cubes can be processed in a blender or food processor to make a delicious lime slush.

Recipe provided courtesy of Merisant Corporation ® and the NutraSweet Company, makers of Equal®. provides many fine recipes for diabetic diets. Since its online debut in 1999, has become one of the more popular and largest cooking and recipe sites on the Internet.

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