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Zesty maple, mint and lime

Head to the patio and enjoy this healthy tonic!



  • 1 tablespoon of maple syrup (more or less to taste)
  • 4 or 5 fresh mint leaves
  • 2 ounces of fresh-squeezed lime juice
  • ice
  • sparkling water


  1. Mix together the maple syrup, mint leaves and lime juice in a glass (for more minty flavor, muddle the mint leaves first).
  2. Add ice to the glass.
  3. Top off the beverage with sparkling water.

Garnish with a lime wedge and mint leaves. . . enjoy!.