* Limeade *

Recipe Source:  Canyon Ranch NOURISH Cookbook
Serves:  8

Notes:  Agave nectar is the naturally sweet juice extracted from the agave, or century, plant.  It has a mild sweet flavor and the benefit of being sweeter than sugar, while having less of an effect on blood sugar and a lower calorie count.  Look for it near other sweeteners in natural foods stores.

INGREDIENTS
3/4 cup agave nectar
1 cup fresh lime juice
4 cups water

PREPARATION
Combine the agave nectar and lime juice in a 2-quart pitcher.  Add the water and mix well.  Add ice and serve.

Can serve with a sprig of mint.

100 calories
27g carbohydrate
0g fat
0mg cholesterol
Trace protein
3mg sodium
Trace figer

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