This simple raspberry lemonade recipe is ideal for a hot summer day. It is all natural and tastes sweet and refreshing. Mixed up with some vodka it will make a great cocktail.
Fresh and sweet real raspberry lemonade
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 cup water
- 1 cup lemon juice
- 1 cup fresh raspberries
- ice cubes for serving
- additional water to dilute the lemonade — (3-4 cups or more)
Warm up 1 cup of water and add 1 cup of sugar to dissolve. You are basically making simple syrup. Add lemon juice to the syrup and top with 2 cups water. You might need some more water, depending on how sweet you like your lemonade.
Add 1 cup fresh raspberries. Mix the lemonade together and let it chill in the fridge for at least 1 hour.
Fill cups (mason jars) with ice cubes and pour lemonade.
Enjoy this wonderful refreshing drink!
Nutrition Information Calories: 222, Sodium: 4mg, Potassium: 108mg, Carbohydrates: 57g, Fiber: 2g, Sugar: 52g, Vitamin C: 38.1%, Calcium: 1.1%, Iron: 1.4%