Homemade Blueberry Lemonade: Summer Thirst Quencher
Create a refreshing and delightful summer experience with our Homemade Blueberry Lemonade. This thirst-quenching beverage is the perfect companion for a hot, sunny day. The harmonious blend of sweet blueberries and zesty lemons will tantalize your taste buds and keep you cool all season long.
- 1 cup fresh blueberries
- 4 large lemons, juiced
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 4 cups cold water
- Ice cubes
- Fresh mint leaves for garnish
- Start by making the blueberry syrup. In a small saucepan, combine the fresh blueberries and half of the sugar over medium heat.
- Stir and cook until the blueberries burst and release their juices, about 5 minutes.
- Strain the blueberry mixture through a fine-mesh sieve, pressing down to extract as much liquid as possible.
- In a pitcher, combine the blueberry syrup, lemon juice, remaining sugar, and cold water. Stir until the sugar is completely dissolved.
- Fill glasses with ice cubes and pour the blueberry lemonade over the ice.
- Garnish with fresh mint leaves and a few blueberries.
- Serve immediately and enjoy your homemade blueberry lemonade!
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
Beat the summer heat with our Homemade Blueberry Lemonade. This refreshing drink combines the sweetness of blueberries with the tanginess of lemons, creating the ultimate thirst quencher for hot days.
Nutrition: Calories: 120 | Total Fat: 0g | Carbohydrates: 32g | Fiber: 2g | Sugars: 26g | Protein: 1g
Make this Homemade Blueberry Lemonade and share the joy of summer with your loved ones. Whether you’re relaxing by the pool or having a backyard picnic, this beverage is sure to be a hit. Cheers to a cool and refreshing summer!