Lemonade Ideas: 10 to Try

There's nothing like a glass of cold lemonade on a hot summer day. These fresh mix-ins -- fruits, juices, herbs, and spices -- make it even better.


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Key Lime
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Key Lime Lemonade

    Here's a great way to use fresh mint from your garden. Stir limeade and lime slices into lemonade (to taste). Garnish with mint leaves.

    How to make classic lemonade: In a large pitcher stir together 3 cups cold water, 1 cup lemon juice, and 3/4 cup sugar until sugar is dissolved. Chill; serve over ice with garnishes.

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Watermelon Lemonade

    Savor the flavor of fresh watermelon -- in your glass. Puree it and combine it with a pitcher of lemonade (to taste). Garnish with watermelon slices.

    How to make classic lemonade: In a large pitcher stir together 3 cups cold water, 1 cup lemon juice, and 3/4 cup sugar until sugar is dissolved. Chill; serve over ice with garnishes.

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Lavender Lemonade

    Spruce up your lemonade by sitrring in dried lavender and fresh lavender leaves.

    How to make classic lemonade: In a large pitcher stir together 3 cups cold water, 1 cup lemon juice, and 3/4 cup sugar until sugar is dissolved. Chill; serve over ice with garnishes.

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