Refreshing Homemade Lemonade

When life gives you lemons, make this irresistibly tangy and sweet Refreshing Homemade Lemonade. This classic summer drink is the epitome of a sunny day, offering a burst of citrusy goodness with every sip. Whether you’re hosting a backyard picnic or lounging by the pool, this homemade lemonade will quench your thirst and leave you feeling revitalized.


  • 4-6 fresh lemons
  • 1 cup of granulated sugar
  • 4 cups of cold water
  • Fresh mint leaves for garnish


  1. Begin by juicing the lemons to extract their vibrant, zesty juice.
  2. In a pitcher, combine the lemon juice and granulated sugar.
  3. Stir vigorously until the sugar is completely dissolved.
  4. Add the cold water to the pitcher and mix well, creating the perfect balance of flavors.
  5. For an extra touch of freshness, toss in a handful of ice cubes and garnish with fresh mint leaves.
  6. Give the lemonade a final stir, allowing the mint’s aroma to infuse into the drink.
  7. Pour into glasses filled with ice and garnish with additional mint leaves.

Prep time: 15 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

Beat the heat with this delightful homemade lemonade. It’s a harmonious blend of tangy lemons, balanced sweetness, and a hint of mint, making it a quintessential summer refreshment.

Nutrition information: Calories per serving – 120, Total Fat – 0g, Sodium – 5mg, Total Carbohydrates – 32g, Sugars – 27g

Cap off your sunny day with a glass of this sensational lemonade. As the sun sets and the flavors dance on your taste buds, you’ll be reminded of the simple joys of life. So, gather your loved ones, clink glasses, and savor the magic of Refreshing Homemade Lemonade.