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Healthy Berry Lavender Lemonade

May 23, 2017
Photo by Kathryn Pfeffer
Author Notes

Refined Sugar-Free lemonade bursting with berries and hints of lavender for a healthy summer take! —Kathryn Pfeffer

  • Serves 4-6
Ingredients
  • 3 tablespoons dried culinary lavender
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice (3 lemons)
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen berries
  • 6 cups water
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. In a 3qt (or small pot), bring 1 cup of water to boiling. Turn off the heat.
  2. Add in the dried lavender and honey, stir together with a whisk to mix evenly. Set aside and let it steep for 20 to 30 minutes.
  3. Pour the lavender water into a new container (or large pitcher) covered with a mesh colander to strain the flowers. Discard the flowers and save the syrupy liquid.
  4. In a large pitcher, combine the lavender water, lemon juice, remaining 5 cups of cold water, and berries. Stir well to mix thoroughly. Serve it with ice, optional.

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