Citrus fizz

Serves 4. Preparation: 1 hour 10 minutes.


  • Unsweetened orange juice (560ml/20floz)
  • Lime juice cordial (140ml/5floz)
  • Caster sugar (28g/1oz)
  • Chopped mint (2 tbsp)
  • Soda water (about 420ml/15floz)
  • Mint leaves to garnish


  1. Pour the orange juice and lime juice into a bowl or jug. Add the sugar and stir well to dissolve.
  2. Stir in the chopped mint and chill for one hour.
  3. Strain the liquid and dilute (to taste) with the soda water.
  4. Serve decorated with mint leaves.
  5. You may wish to add ice cubes for extra chilling.


Suitable for:

  • people with a dry or sore mouth
  • people with sickness or nausea
  • people with problems chewing   
  • vegetarians.

Nutritional information

Energy 131.9kcal; Protein 0.8g; Total fat: Trace; Carbohydrate 32.6g; Fibre Trace.