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Summer Strawberry Lemonade

Refreshing and sweet summer strawberry lemonade
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 85kcal
Author Bintu Hardy | Recipes From A Pantry

Ingredients

  • 150 g (3/4 cup) sugar
  • 175 ml (3/4 cup) water
  • 12 large strawberries pureed
  • 250 ml (1 cup) fresh lemon juice (about 6 large lemons)
  • 1250-1750 ml (5-7 cups) cold water depending on your taste
  • Mint leaves
  • Lemon slices
  • Strawberry slices
  • Ice

Instructions

  • First make the syrup by combining the sugar with 175ml water in a saucepan and put on medium heat till the sugar is dissolved. Swirl the pan occasionally to speed up the process.
  • Let the syrup cool.
  • Sieve the pureed strawberries reserving the juice and discard any pulp.
  • In a large jug combine the lemon juice, strawberries and syrup.
  • Mix in 1250-1750ml water depending on how sweet / tart you prefer your lemonade.
  • Add in mint, lemon and strawberry slices, top with ice and let cool before serving.

Nutrition

Serving: 8servings | Calories: 85kcal | Carbohydrates: 22g | Sodium: 9mg | Potassium: 59mg | Sugar: 20g | Vitamin C: 22.7mg | Calcium: 9mg | Iron: 0.1mg