Food

Tip

This is fun to make with little ones (and a good way to get them to eat fruit).

Fizzy Berry Cream Soda

This is a homemade spin on an Italian cream soda, using fresh berries. It’s made with kids in mind, but grown-ups won’t be able to stop themselves from drinking a glass. A perfect treat for a summer afternoon!

Serves 2

½ cup berries, raspberries, strawberries, blackberries or blueberries work well

1 tablespoon honey

2 cups seltzer or carbonated water

½ cup heavy cream

In a small bowl, place berries and add honey. Let sit for 20 to 30 minutes, until berries start to release their juice. Crush the berries with the back of a fork until they are broken down and jam-y. Fill two glasses with ices. Add equal amounts of the berry jam to each glass. Add about 1 cup seltzer to each glass. Pour equal amounts of cream into each glass and stir. Serve immediately, with a spoon or straw.

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