Lemon And Honey Herbal Spritzer
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Lemon And Honey Herbal Spritzer
Serves: 4
  • 2 T. honey, preferably local
  • 1 c. water
1/3 c. fresh lemon juice
  • 2 T. fresh mint, washed and torn into pieces
2 T. fresh basil, washed and torn into pieces
2 t. fresh lemon zest, preferably organic
2 thyme sprigs
2 t. ginger, finely minced
1 large lemon, thinly sliced
  • 2 c. sparkling water

Optional Adults-Only Version:

4 oz. vodka
  1. Add honey and water to a small saucepan over medium heat. Stir frequently until honey dissolves.
  2. Remove from heat and cool for 5-10 minutes before pouring into a pitcher. Add fresh lemon juice, fresh herbs, ginger, and lemon slices. 

  3. Add vodka, if using, and stir gently to combine and place in the refrigerator to chill.
  4. Immediately before serving, pour sparkling water into pitcher and stir to combine. Pour into glasses filled with ice and serve immediately. Enjoy!
Recipe by Zesty Olive - Simple, Tasty, and Healthy Recipes at http://zestyolive.com/lemon-and-honey-herbal-spritzer/