Sonic's cherry limeade is a summer classic. The tart lime flavor mixed with sweet cherries is the perfect refresher on a hot day. But if you're not near a Sonic, don't worry – you can make your own cherry limeade at home. It's easy and just as delicious and will not disappoint! Give all our copycat recipes a try.
How do you make a spiked Cherry Limeade?
To make a spiked Cherry Limeade, start by making the recipe below in a pitcher. Add vodka or rum to taste, then stir well and serve over ice. You can also garnish with fresh cherries or lime wedges if you like. Enjoy!
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What flavor is Grenadine?
Grenadine has a sweet and tart flavor that comes from the pomegranate juice it is made from. It can be used to add a fruity flavor to cocktails or mixed drinks, or it can be used as a syrup to sweeten iced tea or lemonade.
Cherry Limeade Ingredients
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How to make a Sonic Copycat Cherry Limeade
Fill a pitcher with ice cubes.
Pour in the lemon-lime soda
Pour in 1 cup of cherry juice
Squeeze in a full lime
Pour into cups and garnish with lime slices and cherries
- 2 Liter Lemon Lime Soda (Sprite/7up/etc)
- 1 Cup Cherry Juice (juice from a cherry jar will work or grenadine)
- 1 Full Lime
- Ice Cubes
- Lime Slices (Garnish)
- Cherries (Garnish)
- Fill a pitcher with ice cubes.
- Pour in the lemon lime soda
- Pour in 1 cup of cherry juice
- Squeeze in a full lime
- Mix well
- Pour into cups and garnish with lime slices and cherries
If you're looking for a delicious and refreshing drink to cool down with this summer, look no further than the Sonic Cherry Limeade. This copycat recipe is easy to follow and just as tasty as the real thing. Enjoy!