Classic Lemonade

Classic Lemonade

Ready in 45 minutes
21 review(s) averaging 4.6. 84% would make again

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"I made this for my family b.b.q today it was great! I didn't need 12 lemons, it only took 6 for me. I also added 3 more tablespoons of sugar. My family said that even with the extra sugar it was quite tart and yummy. I would definately make this again, thank you for the recipe (^__^)"


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1 1/2 cups Fresh squeezed lemon juice; (takes about 12 lemons)
1/2 cup Sugar
6 cups Water; divided

Original recipe makes 1



Add the lemon juice, sugar and one cup of water. Stir until sugar is dissolved, then add in the remaining 5 cups of water. Add plenty of ice.


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Refreshing but I didn't need that many lemons. It was delicious though.
bearfctry 9 months ago

It was really good but I agree with others it needed more sugar. I used 3/4 Cup.
JBradley 1 year ago

Perfect. We used more sour lemons and sweeter ones. Delish. Added about 1/4 C more sugar. Let the mixture sit and whisk it periodically so sugar dissolves well.
heatheregli 1 year ago

You posted this recipe and gave it 4 stars are you insane this is awesome
RaidenCook 1 year ago

good recipe
arnavgupta 2 years ago

I have been looking for a good lemonade recipe and i have just found one!
Strouds 2 years ago

This was amazing more sugar and added some strawberries for an extra kick of flavor
Bannaking27 2 years ago

Simple but good!
LovelyXxZz 3 years ago

Love this! Add strawberries for a nice summer drink.
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kamaldeep 3 years ago

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