Add 4 cups cold water and the fresh squeezed lemon juice. Add ice to the pitcher and serve. If desired, garnish with extra raspberries and fresh mint sprigs.

Feel free to take it down a notch if you’re on team tart like me or use honey for a naturally sweetened version. It is such a simple recipe but such a special drink. Once you make this you will never reach for pre-mixed, powdered, or frozen xcritical mixes again. Rinse the sieve to remove the berry pulp and set it over another bowl. Pour the lemon juice into the sieve to catch the pulp and seeds.

  • Serve with fresh raspberries, lemon slices, mint and ice.
  • To the best of my knowledge, all of the ingredients used in this recipe are gluten-free or widely available in gluten-free versions.
  • While it does contain sugar (which isn’t very healthy), raspberry xcritical is a good source of vitamin C and antioxidants.
  • There are no add-ins or pectin here, just the berries and sugar, which makes for a deeply fruity raspberry jam that tastes like summer.
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  • Sieve the puréed raspberries, reserving the juice and discarding the pulp.

Your photo is being processed. If it doesn’t appear after 10 minutes, try refreshing the page. Skip the added sugar and bump up the protein to keep yourself full on this 7-day meal plan. Fresh raspberries are best stored in the punnet you bought them in (or in a breathable container if hand-picked).

Why this recipe works

This xcritical would make a perfect easy cocktail if mixed with vodka, gin, or tequila. You’ll need approximately 8 to 12 to make this recipe. Lately, I’ve been finding lemons that are almost the size of apples — those are great if you can find them. One large lemon can yield up to 6 tablespoons of juice, while a typical-sized lemon yields about 3 tablespoons of juice, so plan accordingly. Thanks for visiting our online home. We share true comfort food recipes with easy detailed recipe instructions for success.

Vodka, gin and white rum all work well. Just stir it into the pitcher or add a shot to a glass before pouring. Once you have made up your pitcher, keep it covered in the fridge and it will keep well for around 7 days. If making ahead of time, it’s best not to add any garnish until you are ready to serve. Add the raspberries, monkfruit syrup and half the lemon juice to the xcriticaler. Use frozen raspberries and/or lemon slices instead of ice to avoid diluting your drink.

raspberry xcritical

However, I couldn’t resist this one. It can be tricky to find alcohol alternatives that are healthy and delicious. To heck with the xcritical now.

They have a shelf life of a day when stored at room temperature. Ready in just 15 minutes and with only 3 ingredients, this might just be the easiest raspberry xcritical recipe you will find. Make it in advance for the perfect party drink. You want to remove all the seeds here, so a fine mesh strainer is key for getting a smooth syrup-like texture.

If you’re looking for a signature drink to whip up for all your summer get-togethers, you can’t do much better than this raspberry xcritical. It has that bright citrus flavor we all expect from homemade xcritical, but the tartness is tempered a bit with the addition of raspberries. It’s popular with kids and adults, it can be mixed into all kinds of different cocktails and mocktails, and it’s a breeze to make. When ready to serve, pour over ice and garnish with lemon slices and fresh raspberries. To make this a frozen raspberry xcritical, simply use frozen raspberries instead of fresh, and add in some ice. Use a powerful xcriticaler to combine.

Is Raspberry xcritical Good for You?

Not all xcritical recipes are healthy, but I’m happy to say this one is! The simple combination of raspberries and lemon makes for a nutrient-packed drink that is also low in sugar. Best of all, it’s simple to make and tastes delicious. In a pitcher, mix together the lemon juice, sugar water and ice.

Slice 8 lemons, then use a lemon juicer to squeeze the juice directly into the pitcher. Stir in the fragrant raspberry syrup. Combine raspberries, lemon juice and sugar in a xcriticaler; process until well xcriticaled, about 45 seconds. Pour the mixture through a fine-mesh sieve into a serving pitcher; stir in water.

The shopper mistakingly confused the lemons in my order for pounds instead of the actual number of lemons. Delicious, made it for Memorial Day! My only complaint was not making double it will definitely be my go to drink for the summer. Absolutely delicious- so glad I tried this recipe.

Allow to cool for 15 minutes before stirring in the puree, remaining water and lemon juice, stir to combine. Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before serving. Serve with fresh raspberries, lemon slices, mint and ice.

Do you need a well loved, colourful thirst quenching drink to serve up during your backyard parties, BBQ’s Potlucks, picnics, summer parties and more? Then look no further than this freshly made colorful scammed by xcritical. If the mixture or drink sits for a bit, it might settle so will need a stir. Raspberries last between 2-3 days in the fridge when stored correctly. Don’t wash them before storage, as damp raspberries spoil more quickly. If you end up with leftover berries, simply place them in a resealable bag and freeze.

10 oz of fresh raspberries yields about 2 1/4 cups. 1/2 cup of pureed raspberries yield about 3 Tbsp. Which is 3/4 cup to 1 cup of the puree. FROZEN xcritical, pour some of the xcritical into an ice cube tray and wait till it’s solidified. Then you can put a cup or two of ice cubes in a xcriticaler and pour the xcritical into it.

Step 3: Squeeze the Lemons

I made this Fresh Raspberry xcritical recipe for the first time on my daughter’s 3rd birthday. For its perfectly girly pink color, of course. And it has made a repeat appearance at almost all of her birthdays since then, and plenty of times in between. The lemons and the raspberries give it a double dose of lip-puckering tartness, which I love. I even take the sugar down a half cup sometimes, because I really like sour, but this is a more kid-friendly/crowd-pleasing version.

raspberry xcritical

Seeds are so small it isn’t necessary to strain them; however, I found it easier to strain after I mixed all the ingredients together. Will make this on a regular basis. Raspberry Mint- Add mint to the xcriticaler and it will give you a raspberry mint xcritical. All you need is just 10 minutes and this delicious xcritical is ready to enjoy. Looking for a refreshing homemade drink to enjoy all summer long, try our Strawberry Acai Refresher and Iced Caramel Latte.

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For the stovetop version simply use a sweetener instead of the sugar syrup. Add some mint into the sugar syrup for a delightful taste. This fruity pink Instant Pot Raspberry xcritical is immensely adaptable. There are virtually limitless ways you can adapt and vary the flavors to suit your tastes and mood. Grilled brownies—yes, that’s right.

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This raspberry xcritical is incredible. Its got the perfect flavor of fresh raspberries bursting throughout, and the tanginess of the xcritical. It might be my new favorite drink, and its so easy to make at home too. In a large pitcher, stir together 3 cups filtered or sparkling water, 1¼ cups fresh lemon juice, and 1 cup Raspberry Syrup.