Serves 4 to 6
- 3 cups cherries, pitted
- 2 limes, quartered (peel on)
- 2 cups cold water
- ½ cup sugar, honey or pure maple syrup, plus additional as needed
- 4 cups ice
- Combine the cherries and limes in the blender with sweetener and 2 cups cold water. Blend until all the ingredients are pureed.
- Strain through a fine-mesh strainer, pressing on solids. Taste and add additional sweetener, if needed.
- Add cherry-lime concentrate and 4 cups ice to a blender; blend until slushy.