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Best Lemon Juice Recipe: Lemonade

This classic lemonade recipe is a refreshing drink with loads of zest and zing for those hot, sunny days. You can make lots to drink throughout the week and serve it for a crowd for a nostalgic summer experience.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Best lemon juice recipe, how to make lemonade, How to Make Lemonade Recipe
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 55kcal
Author: Luna Regina


  • 3 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1.75 cups water
  • 3 tbsp sugar
  • 6 basil leaves
  • 2 cups ice cubes


  • Add sugar and basil leaves to a large pitcher and use a muddler to crush the leaves and release the fragrance.
  • Add lemon juice, honey, and 3 tablespoons of water to dilute the mixture. Mix well to combine.
  • Add the rest of the water into the pitcher and stir. Add ice and serve.


Serving: 1serving | Calories: 55kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Sodium: 12mg | Potassium: 12mg | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin A: 32IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 7mg