Raspberry, Lime and Mint Cordial

This is a yummy fresh twist on boring old chemical-tasting Cape Town water.


  • 1 L water
  • 100g raspberries
  • 2 sprigs of mint
  • Juice of 2 limes
  • 1 ½ cup sugar

How to make it

  1. Water + sugar in pot on stove
  2. Dissolve sugar, then bring to the boil
  3. Add lime juice and raspberries to the pot and leave to boil for 15 min
  4. Add the mint and boil for 10 min
  5. Strain the mixture.
  6. Return liquid to heat and simmer for another 30min
  7. Bottle immediately
  8. Keep refrigerated

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