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    • Lemonade Syrup (Concentrate)

      This simple recipe is great to make ahead of time and keep on hand for fast, refreshing lemonade. Blend with ice for a slushie treat on a hot summers day.

      You'll Need:

      2 T. Fresh grated lemon rind
      2 C. fresh lemon juice
      2 C. granulated sugar
      1 1/2 C. water


      Blend first 3 ingredients, Stirring until sugar is dissolved. Add the water, cover tightly and keep in the refrigerator.


      To serve, put 1-2 T. syrup (to taste preference) in a large glass with ice, then fill with water.
      Comments 8 Comments
      1. tkt3699's Avatar
        tkt3699 -
        Sounds delightful I love lemonade
      1. willieivie's Avatar
        willieivie -
        Great Idea for hot summer days in Texas.
      1. riferrall's Avatar
        riferrall -
        delicious.....will have to try this when the temp warms up.
      1. DIVA53D's Avatar
        DIVA53D -
        Oh I am so happy to find this recipe. Both hubby and son love Lemonade.

        Now I can make is as often as they want!

        Big Thank you !!
      1. zeppah's Avatar
        zeppah -
        This looks great! We were spending $4 a week on this at the store. Anyone know if Stevia or non-calorie sweetener can be substituted, and if so, in what quantity? Thanks!
      1. cinsuewit's Avatar
        cinsuewit -
        I have a couple big parties..and a reunion coming up real soon....this recipe sounds awesome...it don't say how much it makes...I need to make it by the gallons can you help me out
      1. cinsuewit's Avatar
        cinsuewit -
        also how long does it last in the refrigerator
      1. cinsuewit's Avatar
        cinsuewit -
        I have a couple big parties..and a reunion coming up real soon....this recipe sounds awesome...it don't say how much it makes...I need to make it by the gallons can you help me out...and how long does it last in the refrigerator...thanks


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