Refreshing Homemade Lemonade with a Twist
- 4 large lemons
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 4 cups water
- Ice cubes
- Fresh mint leaves (optional, for garnish)
- Extract juice from lemons and keep the seeds aside.
- Mix the sugar in a cup of water and heat it until the sugar mixes thoroughly.
- Remove it from the heat and let the mixture set cool.
- Now mix the sugar syrup and lemon juice in the jug and add some more water.
- Mix everything well enough.
- Now taste the lemonade mixture to adjust its sweetness or sourness.
Serving Suggestions for Homemade Lemonade:
Chill your homemade lemonade and serve it with a compelling slice of lemon and a sprig of refreshing mint. Consider adding a straw and a delightful cocktail umbrella for an extra festivity touch.
Iced Tea Lemonade Delight:
Combine equal parts of iced tea and lemonade to concoct a delightful Arnold Palmer in the comfort of your home. Elevate its presentation with a decorative lemon wheel and a sprig of fresh mint. Sit back and relish in the harmonious blend of flavours!
Sparkling Lemonade Twist:
Introduce a fizzy twist to your lemonade by combining it with club soda. Witness the enthusiasm of the two delightful beverages merging into a symphony of flavours. For an elegant touch, garnish with a cherry or add a splash of grenadine to create a mocktail, Shirley Temple.
Freeze your homemade lemonade in popsicle moulds, creating a delightful and cooling summer treat. Enhance the experience by adding slices of fresh fruit or sprigs of mint leaves to the moulds. Enjoy the refreshing sensation as you savour each lick!