Star Spangled Sparklers
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Better than soda & limited only by your imagination and the fruits in season.
Recipe type: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Serves: 6
  • 64 oz Sparkling Water
  • 12 tablespoons (3/4 cup) Agave nectar or simple syrup
  • 1½ cup strawberries, sliced
  • 1½ cup blueberries
Simple Syrup (if using)
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  1. Add 2 tablespoons agave or simple syrup into a sealable container or 6 jars jars.
  2. Add ¼ each blueberries and strawberries.
  3. Pour in sparkling water and stir well.
  4. Let sit 8 hours minimum or overnight.
Simple Syrup
  1. Add sugar and water to small saucepan. Heat until sugar is completely dissolved. Cool and store in fridge for needed sweetener anytime.
1. For added taste use flavored sparkling water. Orange and raspberry Seagrams are delicious. 2. Seltzer water would work well but has added sodium.
Recipe by The Butter Dish at