Recipe for Housemade Lime Cordial

By Seattle Mag

February 8, 2016

Andy’s Lime Cordial


2 quarts white sugar

3 quarts water

Zest from 8 limes

1 cup lime juice


1. Place the sugar and water in a saucepan and start to bring almost to a simmer while you zest limes.

2. Add the zest to the pan before simmering starts, and once simmering, simmer for 10 minutes.

3. Add 1 cup lime juice, and simmer for five more minutes.

4. Remove from heat, let cool, strain, and store.