Retro summer sodas

Cream soda

Float off to the Caribbean with this treat, flavoured with creamy vanilla

By , 21 July 2016
Cream soda
  • Ready in: 15 mins
  • Serves: 6
  • Price: 24p per serving

These lively retro soda drinks are bound to put you in a bubbly mood this summer!

Nutritional Info
Each 200ml serving contains
  • Cals 134
  • Fat 0.0
  • Sat Fat 0.0
  • Sugar 34.0
  • Salt 0.00
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 280kJ/67kcal.
  • 200g golden caster sugar
  • 500ml water
  • vanilla pod
  • soda water
  • Place 200g golden caster sugar in a pan with 500ml water. Slice a vanilla pod lengthways and scrape the seeds into the pan. Add the pod. Heat gently to dissolve the sugar then simmer for 10 mins or until syrupy.

  • Leave to cool. When cold, store in a bottle in the fridge.

  • Serve diluted with soda water. For extra flavour, add pomegranate seeds.