Bahamas answer to lemonade and/or limeade.



16 persons

Time to Make

  • 10 minutes
  • 30-60 minutes to chill


  • 3/4 – 1 cup fresh key lime juice (10 key limes or 6-8 Persian limes)
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice (2 lemons)
  • 1 cup cane sugar
  • 1 gallon water


  1. Boil 1 cup of water. Add sugar and stir to dissolve to make a simple syrup.
  2. To the remaining water add the lime juice and lemon juice, mixing well.
  3. Stir in the simple syrup and chill for 30 to 60 minutes.
  4. Serve cold with a lime wedge for garnish.

4 thoughts on “Switcha

  1. Made as written using unbleached cane sugar and key limes. Refreshing and absolutely perfect on a hot summer day! I reduced the servings by a third. Prepared for CG3 2016.


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