Raspberry Vanilla Soda
A light and refreshing raspberry soda flavored with vanilla bean.
Servings 6 -8
- 1 1/2 cups water
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 1 12 oz bag frozen raspberries
- 1/2 vanilla bean split lengthwise
- Club soda
- Half and half optional
- Additional raspberries for garnish optional
In a medium saucepan, combine water, sugar, frozen raspberries, and vanilla bean. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 25 minutes, stirring occasionally. Syrup will darken in color and thicken slightly.
Pour the mixture through a fine mesh sieve, pressing lightly on the solids with a rubber spatula. Discard the solids and place the syrup in the refrigerator until chilled.
Calories: 161kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Sodium: 4mg | Potassium: 92mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 35g | Vitamin A: 20IU | Vitamin C: 16.1mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 0.4mg