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The Best Homemade Lemonade!

This Homemade Lemonade with just the right amount of sweetness is the perfect, easy, 3 ingredient drink for your next gathering!

It’s light & refreshing – perfect for summer days.

Prep Time:  15 Mins

CHILL Time:  1 hour


~ Squeeze the lemons. Roll the lemons to help release the juice, then slice in half &  juice them.

Step 1

Alternatively, you can use bottled lemon juice. Whatever way you get there, you need 3/4 cup!

Make a simple syrup. To a large pot, add the sliced, squeezed lemons, & water. Bring to a slight boil over medium heat.

Step 2

Add in the sugar and stir until dissolved.

Step 3

Use a strainer to pour the sugar water into a pitcher to catch any lemon seeds & pulp.

Step 4

Assemble the lemonade. To the pitcher of lemon water, add the squeezed lemon juice and stir. Add in ice.

Step 5

For best results, chill 2-4 hrs to really let the flavors come together!

Step 6

Serve & enjoy!


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