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strawberries and lemons
Homemade Strawberry Lemonade
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins
 

An easy strawberry lemonade recipe that fresh, fruity and perfect for summer!

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Homemade Lemonade, Strawberry Drink, Strawberry Lemonade
Servings: 6 servings (2 litres)
Calories: 222 kcal
Author: Desarae
Ingredients
Strawberry Syrup
  • 1.5 cups sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 cups strawberries
  • 1 1/2 cups fresh lemon juice
  • 1 lemon zest
Strawberry lemonade
  • cold water
  • sliced lemons and strawberries for garnish
Instructions
  1. Cut stems, and wash strawberries. Slice in half

  2. In a small sauce pan add sugar, 2 cups water, strawberries, lemon juice and lemon zest. Bring to a boil, stirring often and then simmer until strawberries area about disintegrated. Remove from heat and let cool. 

  3. If desired strain strawberry syrup so their are no seeds or chunks.

  4. Add to a 2 liter pitcher, fill remaining pitcher with water. Stir and place in refridgerator.

  5. Serve over ice, garnish with lemons and strawberries.

Nutrition Facts
Homemade Strawberry Lemonade
Amount Per Serving
Calories 222
% Daily Value*
Sodium 5mg0%
Potassium 136mg4%
Carbohydrates 58g19%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 53g59%
Vitamin C 53.1mg64%
Calcium 14mg1%
Iron 0.3mg2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.