Homemade Strawberry Lemonade Recipe
Create a pitcher of sunshine with this easy Homemade Strawberry Lemonade. Elizabeth Rodriguez, our resident culinary expert, has crafted the perfect recipe to beat the heat. Bursting with the flavors of freshly squeezed lemons and ripe, red strawberries, this beverage is a symphony of sweet and tart.
- 4 cups fresh strawberries, hulled and halved
- 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 5 cups cold water
- Ice cubes
- Fresh mint leaves for garnish
- Place strawberries and sugar in a blender, blend until smooth.
- Strain the strawberry puree to remove seeds.
- In a pitcher, mix strawberry puree, lemon juice, and cold water.
- Stir well until sugar is completely dissolved.
- Refrigerate for at least 2 hours to chill.
- Serve over ice, garnished with fresh mint leaves.
Prep Time: 15 minutes | Cook Time: 5 minutes | Total Time: 20 minutes
Yield: Serves 6
Homemade Strawberry Lemonade is the ultimate summer drink, perfect for picnics, barbecues, or just lounging by the pool. Your taste buds will thank you for this refreshing and delightful treat.
Nutrition Information (per serving): 120 calories | Serving Size: 1 cup
Beat the summer heat with this Homemade Strawberry Lemonade. It’s not just a drink; it’s a sip of pure sunshine. Cheers to lazy afternoons and the simple joy of a well-made beverage!