+

Lemonade

8 drinks Easy
Total: Active:
4 Ratings 

Ingredients (5)

  • 1 quart fresh lemon juice (from 24 to 30 lemons)
  • 1 to 2 cups Rich Simple Syrup
  • 1 to 2 cups ice water
  • Ice for serving
  • 8 mint sprigs, for garnish
Try Amazon Fresh
Nutritional Information
  • Calories186
  • Fat0.29g
  • Saturated fat0.05g
  • Trans fat
  • Carbs51.75g
  • Fiber0.37g
  • Sugar46.45g
  • Protein0.43g
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium37.36mg
  • Nutritional Analysis per serving (8 servings) Powered by

Get fresh food news delivered to your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest tips, tricks, recipes and more, sent twice a week.

Lemonade

A basic recipe from author and former Gramercy Tavern managing partner Nick Mautone for fresh lemonade that isn’t syrupy-sweet. For a lighter body, add more water. We recommend trying in our Arnold Palmer drink recipe, or making a variation with our refreshing Pink Lemonade.

Game plan: The lemonade can be made up to 8 hours in advance and stored in the refrigerator. This is a straight nonalcoholic version.

Instructions

  1. 1Combine lemon juice and 1 cup each rich simple syrup and water in a large pitcher and stir well.
  2. 2Taste and add more water and syrup as needed. Pour over ice in an iced tea or cooler glass (a taller version of a highball), garnish with a mint sprig, and serve.
Load Comments

Recommended from Chowhound

9 Short Rib Recipes to Feast on All Fall & Winter
Recipe Round-Ups

9 Short Rib Recipes to Feast on All Fall & Winter

by David Klein | Any way you cut it, short ribs satisfy with a juicy layer of fat that adds gobs of delicious beefy...

A Show-Stopping Beef, Stilton & Onion Pie to Warm You Up This Fall
Food News

A Show-Stopping Beef, Stilton & Onion Pie to Warm You Up This Fall

by Amy Schulman | Calum Franklin is a wizard with pies. The self-proclaimed pastry deviant knows how to weave together...

How to Make Slow Cooker Apple Butter
How To

How to Make Slow Cooker Apple Butter

by Dan Koday | It's peak fall produce season, so it's the perfect time to make an easy Crock Pot apple butter recipe...