(Persian - Sharbat-e Beh Limou)
2 large quinces (about 2 pounds)
4 cups granulated sugar
4 cups water
1/2 cup lime juice
- Quarter quinces and remove cores. Do not peel. Wash and pat dry.
Process in juicer.
- Bring sugar and water to boil. Add quince juice
and lime juice. Boil for 30 minutes over medium heat until syrup thickens.
- Remove from heat and allow to cool.
- Pour syrup in clean dry bottle and cork.
- Store in the refrigerator.
- To use, mix well 1 part syrup with 3 parts water.
- Serve chilled over ice.