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Old-Fashioned Fresh Squeezed Limeade Recipe

Prep Time 5 minutes
Servings 2 quarts


  • 1 cup fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 1 cup granulated white sugar
  • nearly 2 quarts water
  • garnish with fresh lime slices and mint if desired


  • Place fresh squeezed lime juice in a 2 quart pitcher.
  • Add 1 cup granulated sugar.
  • Stir to combine.
  • Add enough water to fill the pitcher.
  • Stir well until combined.
  • Serve limeade over ice and garnish with lime slices and mint sprigs.
  • Refrigerate leftovers.