How to Make Fresh Lemonade


Here is a quick and easy tutorial for how to make fresh lemonade, one of my favorite simple pleasures of Summer! The kids can help measure and stir to make this simple treat while creating lasting Summer memories right in your own kitchen.

How to Make Fresh Lemonade

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup fresh lemon juice (squeezed from about 6 lemons)
  • 1/2 cup hot water
  • 1/2 cup superfine sugar
  • 3 1/2 cups cold water
  • ice
  • 1 lemon cut into slices

Directions:

1. In a small saucepan, bring the 1/2 cup of water to a boil. Slowly add the 1/2 cup superfine sugar and stir until the sugar is completely dissolved.

2. Add the 1 cup fresh lemon juice to the sugar/water mixture.

3. Fill a large pitcher halfway with ice, and pour the mixture over top. Stir in the remaining 3 1/2 cups of water, and add the lemon slices.

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About Valerie

Valerie is a creative play advocate and the founder of Inner Child Fun Media, LLC. She enjoys drinking tea, crafting, and blogging at Inner Child Fun. You can find Valerie on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

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