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Real Strawberry Lemonade

August  5, 2011
Author Notes

What is Strawberry Lemonade? Sadly, many would say it's store-bought lemonade with three pumps of artificially flavored strawberry syrup. Ugh. I knew I couldn’t let that be my children's idea of Strawberry Lemonade so I came up with this fresh alternative - chock-full of organic strawberries and fresh squeezed lemon juice.
*This recipe is even better when made with Meyer Lemons —Out of the Box Food

  • Makes 1/2 gallon
Ingredients
  • "PInch of Sugar" Fresh Squeezed Lemonade
  • 1 1/3 cups fresh squeezed lemon juice (from approx 5-6 lemons)
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup hot water (near boiling)
  • 7 cups cold water
  • Strawberry Lemonade
  • 12-14 large organic strawberries
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. "PInch of Sugar" Fresh Squeezed Lemonade
  2. Mix sugar into hot water. Stir until dissolved.
  3. Pour lemon juice in a pitcher. Add sugar water. Top with cold water.
  4. Mix well.
  1. Strawberry Lemonade
  2. Hull strawberries.
  3. Toss the strawberries into a blender and puree until desired consistency.
  4. Add strawberry puree to lemonade and mix well.
  5. Serve in frosty glasses over ice.
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