Persian Pomegranate Cooler

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Recipe by PalatablePastime

This is a typical Persian beverage that is enjoyed by many Iranis and has a flavor that is not unlike a cross between grape juice and lemonade with a touch of flowers. It truly has to be experienced to get the full understanding of how good it is, and it goes wonderfully as a complement to any Middle Eastern meal.

Top Review by KissKiss

What an unusual drink! This didn't taste like anything I've ever had before, but I loved it. It's a lovely, fancy alternative to a cocktail. Thanks for posting!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. (Note: can use fresh squeezed pomegranate juice or a commercial brand such as Pom, which is available year-round; orange blossom water should be available in Middle Eastern or Latino markets.) Mix together pomegranate juice, lemon juice, orange blossom water and sugar until sugar dissolves.
  2. Pour 5 ounces of mixture into a glass and slowly add 5 ounces (or more to taste) of club soda, stirring slowly.
  3. Add several ice cubes to chill, and serve.

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