weight watchers best recipes | Lemon and Ginger Sparkle ( 0 ProPoints® Value )

Ingredients

3 medium Lemon(s), large, (unwaxed or well-scrubbed)  
1 teaspoons Root Ginger, 5cm (2 inch) piece of fresh root ginger, peeled and grated  
300 ml Water, (1/2 pint), boiling  
1 3/4 pint(s) Water, 1 litre sparkling water  
10 g Artificial sweetener, or to taste  
3 sprig(s) Mint, Fresh, to garnish  
3 slice(s) Lemon(s), to garnish  


Instructions

Using a potato peeler, pare the zest from the lemons in long strips. Place these in a heatproof jug or bowl with the grated ginger. Pour over the boiling water and leave to infuse and cool for 10 minutes.

Strain the lemon and ginger mixture into a large jug and add the squeezed lemon juice and sparkling water. Add powdered sweetener, to taste.

Share between 4 or 6 glasses, topping up with ice cubes and adding a few mint sprigs and lemon slices, to garnish.

Chill the glasses in the refrigerator on really hot days to keep the drinks as cool as possible.


Source: http://www.weightwatchers.co.uk


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