Refreshing Cucumber Mint Lemonade Recipe



Refreshing Cucumber Mint Lemonade Recipe

If you’re looking for a drink that screams summer and refreshment, look no further than this delightful Cucumber Mint Lemonade. With its crisp cucumber, fragrant mint, and zesty lemon, it’s a sip of pure bliss on a hot day. This recipe is not just a drink; it’s a cooling experience that will transport you to a sunny garden with each sip.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups of fresh cucumber, peeled and chopped
  • 1/2 cup fresh mint leaves
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 4 cups of cold water
  • Ice cubes
  • Lemon slices and fresh mint sprigs for garnish

Instructions

  1. Place the cucumber and mint leaves in a blender. Blend until smooth.
  2. Strain the cucumber-mint mixture through a fine-mesh sieve into a pitcher to extract the juice.
  3. Add the freshly squeezed lemon juice and granulated sugar to the pitcher. Stir until the sugar is completely dissolved.
  4. Stir in the cold water, and adjust the sweetness and tartness to your liking by adding more sugar or lemon juice if necessary.
  5. Refrigerate the lemonade for at least 30 minutes to chill it thoroughly.
  6. When serving, fill glasses with ice cubes and pour the cucumber mint lemonade over them. Garnish with lemon slices and fresh mint sprigs.
  7. Enjoy your refreshing cucumber mint lemonade on a hot summer day!

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

This Cucumber Mint Lemonade is the ultimate summer cooler. It’s a delightful blend of cool cucumber, fresh mint, and tangy lemon that will quench your thirst and invigorate your senses. Perfect for sipping by the pool or serving at your next barbecue.

Nutrition: (per serving) Calories: 85kcal, Carbohydrates: 22g, Protein: 1g, Fat: 0g, Saturated Fat: 0g, Sodium: 5mg, Potassium: 208mg, Fiber: 1g, Sugar: 18g, Vitamin A: 195IU, Vitamin C: 23.5mg, Calcium: 29mg, Iron: 0.5mg

Sip back and relax with this cucumber mint lemonade. Its crisp and refreshing taste will leave you wanting more, and it’s the perfect way to beat the summer heat. Whether you’re lounging by the pool, hosting a backyard barbecue, or simply seeking a moment of relaxation, this lemonade is your go-to drink. The combination of cucumber, mint, and lemon creates a harmonious symphony of flavors that’s both invigorating and soothing.
So, grab your ingredients, blend up this heavenly elixir, and let the summer vibes flow. Cheers to your own oasis of refreshment!

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