It’s hot out there today! Thankfully, we can all taste a little bit of respite which marks Lemonade Day! The unofficial holiday proves that this tart yet sweet beverage is no longer reserved for pampered Southern ladies sighing and fanning themselves on wrap-around porches. So pour yourself a tall, cold glass and hunker down in the shade for the love of lemonade…
1. Perfect Lemonade
Let’s begin with a classic lemonade recipe you find at your grandmother’s house. Refreshing and sweet, with a little bit of sour.
2. Pink Lemonade
There’s regular old yellow lemonade for a lazy Sunday—and then there’s flirty pink lemonade for an energetic brunch with your girlfriends. Each has its place, and this pink lemonade calls for fun and adventure despite the fact that it’s sweltering outside.
3. Sparkling Strawberry Lemonade
Summertime and fresh strawberries go hand in hand. So it’s no surprise that a recipe for Sparkling Strawberry Lemonade is at the top of my sipping list! A perfectly mouth-watering balance between tart and sweet is created in each colorful sip. Use a thick straw to get a juicy bit in every slurp!
4. Cucumber Basil Sparkling Lemonade
The ultimate thirst quenching and simultaneously refreshing combination has to be lemons and cucumber! With the added delicious basil, you’ll down the entire pitcher before you know it!
5. Watermelon Lemonade
Nothing beats the summer heat like a tall, cool glass of lemonade. This recipe calls on one juicy fruit, watermelon, to make the ideal summer thirst-quencher.
6. Mint Kiwi-ade
Cool down on a hot summer day with this great green lemonade! The kiwi is a little tangy which partners well with a hint of mint!
7. Lavender Lemonade
Looking to sit back, relax and sip your stress away? This lavender lemonade will bring you all kinds of zen when you take a moment to unwind.
8. Raspberry Peach Lemonade
It’s super sweet with the tartness of raspberry to finish. Garnish with some fresh mint!
9. Mermaid Lemonade
Lemonade can often be packed with sugar, but not this one! It’s actually wonderful for your body.Mermaid Lemonade might look intense (those layers!), but it couldn’t be easier to pull off. All you need is blue curacao, light rum, and lemonade.
10. Cherry Pineapple Lemonade
This sweet vintage drink looks perfect for a summer soiree or fun pool party.This lemonade is super easy to make. The lemonade base is the hardest part and if you can juice a few lemons, stick them in a pan with a little sugar and water and bring it to a boil.