June 23rd, 2008 at 10:01 am by Patrick

A simple but delicious lemonade recipe put together from multiple Internet recommendations:

Put a pitcher of good tap water in the fridge. Slowly heat 1 cup sugar in 1 cup water to make simple syrup. Using a knife, carefully cut several strips of lemon peel with as little of the pith as possible, and heat that with the sugar and water. Let the syrup cool. Juice 6-8 organic lemons. Add to the cooled syrup/lemon peel mixture, and add the cold water to taste. Put in some torn spearmint leaves and some lemon wedges. Add ice, stir, and serve immediately.

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2 Responses to “Lemonade”

  1. 9000 Says:

    you don’t have to bother with all that fuss with a bottle of soave.

  2. Fiona Says:

    Or limoncello.