INGREDIENTS

  • 4 cups chilled pomegranate juice
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh mint
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons lemon zest
  • 2 cups chilled sparkling water or club soda
  • vodka to taste , (optional)

DIRECTIONS

  1. Stir together pomegranate juice, sugar, mint and lemon zest until sugar is dissolved. Taste and add more sugar, if desired.
  2. Add sparkling waater, and if desired, vodka.
  • Yield: 1 1/2 quarts