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    The 12 BEST Lemonade Recipes

    Summer is getting close, and the temperatures are starting to climb… it’s time for some lemonade!

    This collection of refreshing Lemonade Recipes will help keep you cool in the months ahead.

    In addition to classic lemonade, you’ll find variations with all different fruit additions that add different flavors and personality to each ‘ade.

    Go through all of these great homemade lemonade variations this summer. You won’t even have to make a trip to your neighbor’s kid’s lemonade stand… 😉

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    The BEST Lemonade Recipes:

    1. Classic Lemonade

    Sometimes, nothing beats good old fashioned classic lemonade!

    This simple, 3 ingredient recipe, is the original. This is what kids have been selling at lemonade stands for generations.

    Get the Recipe @ natashaskitchen

    2. Pink Lemonade

    Although the origin is debated, at some point pink lemonade came along and is now nearly as popular as the original.

    There are different additives to give it the color, but this recipe uses cranberry juice to keep it natural.

    Get the Recipe @ acouplecooks

    3. Blueberry Lemonade

    Here’s a super refreshing drink that uses one of summer’s most beloved crops – blueberries.

    It makes a glass that’s as pretty as it it delicious!

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    4. Pineapple Mango Lemonade

    Feeling tropical? This pitcher of lemonade sure is!

    Combining mango and pineapple, this recipe is a real treat. Served ice cold, it’s about as refreshing as a drink can possibly be.

    Get the Recipe @ cookingclassy

    5. Lavender Lemonade

    Just look at this pretty glass of lemonade. Doesn’t it look like the perfect summer drink?

    Bring this to your next cookout, potluck or special occasion and get ready for some rave reviews!

    Get the Recipe @ thecookierookie

    6. Strawberry Lemonade

    Strawberry lemonade is one of the most popular lemonade recipes, and for good reason.

    The sweetness of the strawberries blends perfectly with the tart lemons. We can’t get enough of this one.

    Get the Recipe @ minimalistbaker

    7. Peach Lemonade

    Peach is another summer crop that we can’t get enough of… and goes great with lemonade!

    The next time you get ahold of some nice, fresh, juicy peaches, give this lemonade recipe a try. It’s a real treat.

    Get the Recipe @ favoritefamilyrecipes

    8. Sparkling Pomegranate Lemonade

    Give your lemonade a little pop with this sparkling pomegranate lemonade.

    Adding a little sparkling water goes a long way, giving this drink mild, but noticeable, sparkle that feels so good on a hot afternoon.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    9. Mediterranean-Style Mint Lemonade (Limonada)

    All the way from Egypt, we have this mint limonada. It’s refreshing, and has a bold flavor.

    Give this unique recipe a try when you want to go beyond the basics.

    Get the Recipe @ themediterraneandish

    10. Watermelon Lemonade

    Watermelon lemonade may be the ultimate summer sipper. Pour it over a glass of ice and you’re in for a treat.

    This is perfect for get togethers and potlucks.

    Get the Recipe @ cookingclassy

    11. Blackberry Lemonade

    Here’s one of our favorite homemade lemonade recipes, this time with the flavorful addition of blackberries.

    The fruity combination of flavors works beautifully together here.

    Get the Recipe @ houseofnasheats

    12. Frozen Lemonade

    We’re wrapping up this list with something so cold and refreshing that you’ll forget how hot it is outside.

    This frozen lemonade comes together in no time, you’re simply blending up ice, rather than waiting for everything to freeze. It’s like a drink and desert in one!

    Get the Recipe @ tastesoflizzyt

    We hope you enjoy these cool and refreshing Lemonade Recipes as much as we do. They’re sure to make your summer that much better.

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    12 BEST Homemade Lemonades

    This refreshing collection of Lemonade Recipes are all you need to stay cool and hydrated this summer!


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