Thirst Quenching Lemonade

Thirst Quenching Lemonade


"This is a fantastic recipe which will quench your thirst. Once you try it, you will agree that this lemonade is better than lemonade you drink in a restaurant."


5 m servings 273 cals
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Original recipe yields 2 servings



  • Calories:
  • 273 kcal
  • 14%
  • Fat:
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Carbs:
  • 71.9g
  • 23%
  • Protein:
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • < 1 mg
  • < 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a saucepan, combine 3/4 cup water and 2/3 cup sugar. Bring to a boil and stir until sugar is dissolved. Set aside to cool. This step can be made in advance and stored in the refrigerator.
  2. In a pitcher, combine syrup, lemon juice and ice water; stir. Adjust to taste. Pour into a tall glass with ice.
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  1. 15 Ratings


My husband was craving lemonade all day. I didn't have any lemons, so I just used the bottled juice and he really liked it. It was a little sweet for me, so I just added water. Thanks for an eas...

I was really craving lemonade one night, so I found this recipe, and went to lemon squeezing. I don't really think it was worth the effort. I had to use more lemons than the recipe called for be...

At first we thought it was too much sugar. But then we tried it and then it was fantastic. It was the perfect combination of water, sugar, and Lemons.

I found this quite refreshing and enjoyable to make it was also very tasty

For us, this was a quite sweet and honestly, too sweet to be "thirst quenching". I loved the exact measurements as it took the guess work out of making lemonade and it gave me a more accurate as...


I appreciate recipes like this that give you an actual measurement of juice rather than "the juice of x lemons." Sizes of fruit and their juiciness vary so much! I’ve also found I prefer lemonad...

I put just 1/3 cup sugar and it was awesome!!! Thank you for the great recipe!

I've been ill this winter and I was really sick of water and tea. I thought I'd try this recipe out so I could make keeping fluids in me easier and tastier. All I can say is yum and thank you. I...