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Copycat Sonic Ocean Water

This recipe for a Copycat Sonic Ocean Water tastes like the real deal. It’s a must for summertime or anytime you want a really refreshing beverage.

Course Beverage, Dessert, Snack
Cuisine American
Keyword Copycat, Copycat Recipes, Copycat Sonic Ocean Water, Ocean Water, Sonic
Prep Time 7 minutes
Total Time 7 minutes
Servings 2 large beverages
Author Pam


  • 3 tbsp cold water
  • 1 to 2 tbsp granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp coconut extract
  • 2 12 ounce  cans Sprite or any lemon lime soda, for low calorie, you can use Sprite Zero, I used both and tastes delicious with both
  • 3 to 4 drops blue food coloring to color of choice


  1. Combine the sugar and water in a small microwave safe bowl. Microwave for 45 seconds. Mix until sugar is completely dissolved. If needed put back in microwave for another 20 seconds. Mix again.

    allow sugar syrup to cool completely. Add coconut extract. Mix.

    In a large measuring cup or bowl with spout, pour soda in. Pour syrup mixture with extract into soda. Mix gently. Add drops of food coloring to desired color. Enjoy!