Limonada Con Soda Recipe | PBS Food

A refreshing Guatemalan lime carbonated lime beverage made of fresh squeezed lime juice, sugar, and club soda. A fantastic drink to be enjoyed on a hot day.


Yield: 6


  • 1/2 cup fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 24 ounces (2 cans) club soda
  • Optional garnish: lime slices and mint leaves


  1. Heat the lime juice and sugar on medium heat for a few minutes in a saucepan just warming the juice slightly.  Turn off the stove top.
  2. Whisk the juice and sugar until the sugar has dissolved.
  3. Transfer the juice to a juice pitcher and stir in the club soda.
  4. Fill 6 eight-ounce glasses with ice and pour the limonada con soda into each glass.
  5. Garnish with lime slices and mint leaves.
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