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Ginger lemon fizz

Ginger lemon fizz

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Prep: 5 mins Cook: 5 mins

Easy

500ml syrup
A refreshing alternative to shop-bought soft drinks, perfect for the summer

Nutrition and extra info

Nutrition: per tbsp syrup

  • kcal25
  • fat0g
  • saturates0g
  • carbs6g
  • sugars7g
  • fibre0g
  • protein0g
  • salt0g
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Ingredients

  • 50g fresh root ginger, roughly chopped

    Ginger

    jin-jer

    Mainly grown in Jamaica, Africa, India, China and Australia, ginger is the root of the plant. It…

  • 300g caster sugar
  • 2 lemon, sliced, plus extra to serve

    Lemon

    le-mon

    Oval in shape, with a pronouced bulge on one end, lemons are one of the most versatile fruits…

  • sparkling water

Method

  1. Place the ginger, sugar and lemon slices in a pan with 150-200ml water. Bring to the boil, then cook until the sugar dissolves. Take off the heat, leave to cool, then press through a sieve.

  2. To serve, pour into a pitcher and top up with sparkling water and extra lemon slices.

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Comments (12)

the_owen's picture
5

A bit hit with the family!

bubble3000's picture
5

Delicious!! i made this last week and everybody loved it, will definately make again. Will probably add more water next time as I only used about 750ml.

silverleaf's picture

delicious and easy. will reduce sugar next time. mixed with apple juice and and elderflower for a change. very useful to keep in fridge and experiment.

lauragail's picture

What sort of strength does this dilute to roughly?

sashbynoe's picture
5

Great recipe. Very easy to make. Used limes instead of lemons and it was delicious

alissa's picture
5

I love this recipe. Its so easy and the ginger adds a nice twist. So nice that my sister in law asked to take home the rest of the bottle!

vivhoford's picture
5

the most popular drink served at the party! prepare in advance and just add sparkling water - great.

takebrokenme's picture
5

SO simple to make and beautiful to taste. Yum!

juliebird2004's picture
5

absolutely lovely & so refreshing - big hit with all & so easy to make

susansteer's picture
5

easy to make very refreshing will make again

hazysummer's picture
4

Easy and refreshing. Next time I'll up the ginger and reduce the sugar.

angelikamuziol's picture
5

Very simple to make and tastes delicious! Ideal for a hot summers day.

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