This easy strawberry lemonade recipe is kids’ favorite summer drink. It’s homemade and only requires four basic ingredients!
If these are the sort of drinks you are used to, this homemade strawberry lemonade is going to knock your socks off! It’s so fresh and delicious!
The best part of this homemade lemonade recipe is how easy it is to make.
You can even freeze the simple syrup and fresh-squeezed lemon juice so that making homemade lemonade is easy any time of year.
●1/2 pound fresh strawberries , stems removed
●1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
●4 1/2-5 cups water , divided
●1 1/2 cups fresh-squeezed lemon juice
1- Use a blender or food processor to puree the strawberries. Strain them through a fine mesh sieve, if desired, to remove seeds.
2- In a small saucepan, over medium heat, stir together sugar and 2 cups water.
3- Bring to a boil, and stir until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat and allow to cool to room temperature.
4- Strain the lemon juice through a fine-mesh sieve into a 2-quart pitcher. Add simple syrup and pureed strawberries and stir to combine. Refrigerate until cold.
5- When ready to serve, add 2 ½ cups of cold water and stir. Taste, and add more water if it’s too sweet. Serve with ice.
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