Citrus Mint Cooler
|Loosely packed mint leaves||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Mint||1 Cup (16 tbs), loosely packed|
|Unsweetened pink grapefruit juice||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Unsweetened orange juice||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Sugar||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Lemon sparkling water||1 Cup (16 tbs), chilled|
1. Combine first 4 ingredients in a medium bowl, stirring well. Cover and chill at least 8 hours, stirring occasionally.
2. Pour mixture through a wire-mesh strainer into a pitcher, discarding mint. Just before serving, stir in sparkling water. Garnish with mint sprigs, if desired.