Yes, you could open a little drink packet, but why? Go for flavor! Savor fresh! Enjoy the sun! And if you are somewhere in the Midwest...at least taste summer and celebrate finishing finals!
The base recipe is from The Pioneer Woman's most recent cookbook 'A Year Of Holidays'. I made a few modifications for my own version as posted, but I still have a few other ingredients to try out:
See what you come up with or just enjoy a great American Classic!
Large water dispenser or jug
3 1/2 cups sugar
6 cups water
8-10 limes, juiced
6 basil leaves, cut in thin strips ("juilienned")
3/4 cup raspberries
8 cups cold water
4-8 Tbls agave
1. Wash your hands.
2. Combine sugar and 6 cups of water over medium heat until sugar is completely dissolved.
11. Garnish with real slices of lemon, lime, and berries.