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Italian Soda
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Italian Sodas

An Italian soda is a classic, refreshing drink that's easy to make with just 3 ingredients! We're sharing all the details on how to make an Italian soda and two of our favorite Italian soda flavors!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
0 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Drink
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 1 drink
Calories: 258kcal
Author: Eden
Cost: $3


Italian Soda

  • 2 ounces syrup homemade blueberry or strawberry syrup
  • 3 ounces club soda any sparkling water
  • 1 ounce cream heavy cream or half and half


Italian Soda

  • Fill a glass with ice.
  • Pour 1/4 part syrup over the ice.
    adding strawberry syrup to an Italian Soda
  • Add in the club soda.
    pouring soda water over ice and strawberry syrup in a glass
  • Pour in a small amount of cream and stir.
    pouring cream in an Italian soda


Homemade Italian Syrup 
To make the homemade syrup add 1 cup water, 1 cup sugar and 1 cup berries (your choice) into a sauce pan. 
On medium heat, allow the sugar to to dissolve into the water.
Add in the berries and continue to simmer for at least 10 minutes until the berries are soft. 
Remove from the heat and let the syrup sit for another 5 minutes. 
Strain the mixture through a mesh sieve - keep the juice and discard the berries.
Let the mixture cool before using. It will stay fresh for a few days in the fridge.
Sweeter Italian Soda
To make a sweeter Italian soda, add more syrup. To make a creamier soda, add more creamy.
Italian Soda Ratio
Use these measurements as a guide, but no that you can add more or less syrup, sparkling water and half and half to make it exactly how you like it. 


Calories: 258kcal | Carbohydrates: 44g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 39mg | Sodium: 64mg | Potassium: 24mg | Sugar: 44g | Vitamin A: 417IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 30mg | Iron: 1mg