Friday, June 4, 2010

Old-Fashioned Lemonade!!!

Last Summer we were given some Lemonade-Limes out of which I made some Lemonade...

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Recipe for this lemonade is further down...


Preparation time: 5 m

Cooking time: 5m
Makes: 1.75 L

1C water

1C sugar

2C lemon juice

3 cups soda water

ice cubes

lemon slices to serve

mint sprigs to serve

Put water and sugar in a small pot and bring to a simmer

Once sugar has dissolved, set aside to cool for a few minutes

Stir in lemon juice and soda water

Serve with ice cubes and lemon slices, garnished with mint sprigs

Recipe from Better Homes and Gardens



  1. Oh yum yum yum!! Lovely..thanks for the recipe...i love lenonade..who doesnt!! Gorgeous!!
    Have a fabulous wkd full of sparkles and magical lemonade!! I am having some to go with my lunch..yay!

  2. Thanks my dear. We have lemon tree and it gives plenty of lemons each year. This recipe will be great for the summer afternoon - Hugs Nat

  3. THIS IS THE WAY TO GO! Fresh, crisp, clean taste of REAL lemons with soda water? It is perfect to the palate! How are ya' beautiful? Bisous! Anita

  4. Oh BOY! PETER AND FRIENDS coming to my door step? WOW!!! I thank you so much my sweet! And yes, I will take a tall, cool drink of that lemonade with you out on the terrace!!! Anita

  5. Hi again..just popping in to say HI..I loved this post by the way...and also to say happy Wkd..and thankyou for always leaving a kind word and magical sparkle..hugs