Thirsty Thursday: Raspberry Lime Rickey

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One of my favorite things to do in the summer is to go to Brimfield Antique Show. I love wandering around the dusty fields packed full of vendors while I find some great treasures to take home. Last year was a banner year. It was incredible. We rocked it.

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Well, besides the fun things I find at Brimfield, I love getting Raspberry Lime Rickey’s there. I get them every year from the same vendor. I can’t imagine going and not getting one to sip on while browsing the near by porch full of old books. Just makes a visit complete.

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So I couldn’t pass up a chance to make a Raspberry Lime Rickey while featuring berries for this month’s Thirsty Thursday posts. This is a perfect way to enjoy a refreshing drink while enjoying fresh spring raspberries.

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Raspberry Lime Rickey

Makes 4


  • 1/2 dry pint of raspberries
  • 1/2 cup simple syrup
  • 2 limes, halved
  • 32 oz of seltzer water
  • ice


  1. Blend together the raspberries and the simple syrup. Straining the mixture is preferred
  2. Pour in 1/4 of the raspberry sauce into a tall glass. Add the juice of half a lime to the syrup and add it to the glass. Then add a cup of ice and the seltzer. Mix and enjoy!

About iamahoneybee

Mom to Autumn and Hunter, Wife to Price. Rabbit and Boston Terrier owner. Former Bostonian soaking up the Florida Sun. Home cook messing around with a little bit of this and a little bit of that. You'll find me most often with my phone in hand wearing my uniform of a Tunic with leggings rocking some Sperry's. A bit of prep mixed with bourbon and a foul mouth.
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5 Responses to Thirsty Thursday: Raspberry Lime Rickey

  1. I just heard about the Brimfield show. I really want to go now! I’ve also never had a lime rickey. I am missing out!


  2. You’re always out doing something fun. Im a little jealous. Ok a lot jealous. I also have no idea what a Ricky is but I want one… as long as he’s hot ;D


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  4. brittany says:

    Just made them tonight. It was so yummy! My fiancee is from New England and he always talks about this drink. He was very excited when I made it and enjoyed it very much


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