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Homemade European Fanta

Not all Fanta is created equal, and this homemade version uses fresh orange juice and zest.

food

Homemade European Fanta

Not all Fanta is created equal, and this homemade version uses fresh orange juice and zest.

Ingredients

  • Zest and juice of 2 oranges
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon citric acid
  • Club soda

Steps

  1. In a saucepan, add zest and juice of oranges, water, sugar and citric acid and bring to a simmer.
  2. Cook for 15 minutes or until the mixture has reduced by one-third of its volume.
  3. Let cool. Fill 1/4 of a glass with syrup and top with cold club soda.
  4. Stir, add ice, and enjoy. Store remainder in the fridge.