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Reilly’s Famous Key West Limonade – Key Lime Pie in a Glass

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Reilly’s Famous Key West Limonade

Key Lime Pie in a glass

Makes 12 – 14 Cups We traveled the Florida Keys extensively, and enjoy this for the wonderful refreshing memories..This recipe is arranged so that you can have a perfect batch of ice cold limeade in 15 minutes or less. Just add water and ice as needed for both taste and coldness. You can adjust all the ingredients a little to change sweetness, sour, and strength. Enjoy! 2015-06-13 11.49.38 2015-06-13 11.50.06 What you will need:

  1. 4 cups water
  2. 1 ½ cups sugar
  3. ½ inch thick slice of ginger (optional)
  4. 1 cup Nellie and Joe’s Key West Lime Juice
  5. 2 tablespoons honey
  6. 7 cups ice, a lot of this will melt, that is OK.
  7. 4 cups water
  8. Mint or thyme leaves for garnish

How to make it:

Step 1: Heat 4 cups water, ginger and 1 ½ cups sugar in small pot until the sugar is melted

Step 2: Remove and let cool 10 minutes

Step 3: Add 1 cup Nellie and Joe’s Key West Lime Juice and 3 table spoons honey. Stir.

Step 3: Pour into a large pitcher.

Step 4: Add 7 – 8 cups ice and 4 cups water

Step 5: Garnish with mint or thyme leaves. (optional)

Step 6: Add ice and water to taste and chill as desired. Serve.

Best to double or triple for a crowd.

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