Refreshing Homemade Lemonade
A Quick and Easy Lemonade Recipe for a Hot Summer Day
Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice, seeds removed
Make the Simple Syrup-Combine 1 cup of water and 1 cup of sugar in a 2-cup microwavable glass measuring cup and stir.
Microwave water and sugar on high for 2 minutes, remove and stir, and microwave again on high for 1 minute or until sugar is dissolved. Stir and set aside to cool.
While the simple syrup cools, juice your lemons.
Combine simple syrup and lemon juice. Add this mixture to the 5 remaining cups of water and stir.
Pour over ice and serve or place in the refrigerator until cold and serve.
Jane and I made this in the summer of 2022. She loved it, and now every time she comes over, she asks for lemonade:-). I give this recipe a 10/10 on my recipe scale!