Citrus-Mint Drink.

first_imgFood & DiningLifestyle Citrus-Mint Drink. by: – June 21, 2011 Citrus-Mint Drink.Start the holidays on a merry note with this colorful sipper.This delicious nonalcoholic orange juice, lemon, and mint-flavored drink would also work well for a bridal or baby shower.Serve over ice, in clear glasses garnished with sprigs of fresh mint, for an attractive and refreshing beverage treat.Ingredients:1 cup snipped fresh mint leaves2 cups water2/3 cup sugar1 teaspoon shredded orange peel2 cups orange juice2/3 cup lemon juiceCracked iceFresh mint sprigs (optional) Sharing is caring! Share Tweet Share Share 26 Views   no discussions Directions:Place mint leaves in a medium bowl. Bring water and sugar to boiling in a small saucepan, stirring until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat; pour over mint leaves.Stir in orange peel, orange juice, and lemon juice. Cover; let stand at room temperature for 1 hour. Strain. Cover and chill for 4 to 24 hours.Serve over ice. If desired, garnish with mint sprigs. Makes eight 4-ounce servings.Recipe source: BHG.comlast_img read more