Whole pomegranates arrive in grocery stores during colder months, making them an ideal ingredient to incorporate into festive drinks.
Prep time:10 minutes
Total time:10 minutes
Pomegranate Pink Lady
1 medium-sized pomegranate, about 1/2 cup juice
Juice of half lime
4 tbs. simple syrup
1 tray ice cubes, divided equally
2 oz. club soda, or to taste
Orange wedges to garnish (optional)
Pomegranate seeds to garnish (optional)
Quarter pomegranate over a ceramic bowl, remove white pulp. Pour contents into a blender, and pulse for about 30 seconds.
Combine pomegranate juice, lime, simple syrup and ice cubes in a glass jar with sealable lid. Seal and shake well. Strain contents through sieve into 2 ice-filled tumblers, and top each glass with club soda, or to taste. Add lime wedge and pomegranate seeds to garnish.