Homemade Strawberry Nectar Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Homemade Strawberry Nectar Recipe
  • READY IN 10 mins

Homemade Strawberry Nectar

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"They don't sell Strawberry Nectar in my town, so I make my own. The apple juice is for sweetness. Be careful: not all brands have a good aftertaste even frozen. Fresh juiced apple is better. Thawed frozen strawberries may be used when fresh is not available. Be sure to use unsweetened ones."

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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    10 mins

Directions

  1. Combine the strawberries and apple juice in a blender or food processor. Puree until smooth, then blend in water to your desired thickness.
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Jun 23, 2008

This was a great way to use my fresh-picked strawberries! The nectar keeps well in a pitcher in the fridge. Whenever I feel like having a tasty drink, I pour some nectar over ice and top the glass off with gingerale---yum!

 
Apr 27, 2011

This is a good way to use up strawberries. I had to add Splenda to this, however, as it really wasn't sweet at all. I also ended up pouring mine back into the blender and blending it with some crushed ice to chill it. I suppose if you started with chilled ingredients, the finished product might be cold. Keep this in mind, as this type of beverage tastes better cold (at least in my opinion.)

 

4 Ratings

Oct 13, 2014

I made this with apple cider. I like the suggestion of also adding ginger ale!

 
Aug 24, 2013

when i made this everyone liked it. it was pretty good but almost to much strawberry. instead of a quarter cup apple juice i used a half cup. in my opinion it was better. it was warm. if you dont have time to wait for it to chill in the fridge, add ice.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 32 kcal
  • 2%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 7.7 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 1.6 g
  • 6%
  • Protein
  • 0.5 g
  • 1%
  • Sodium
  • 1 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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