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Fresh Home Style Lemonade Recipe

Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 3 mins
Total Time 13 mins


  • 12 lemons
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • mint leaves


  • Cut lemons in half and squeeze juice into bowl. Strain juice using a cheesecloth to remove pulp and seeds.
  • Heat water and sugar on medium heat until sugar is completely dissolved and water is clear. Remove from heat and cool.
  • Add juice and sugar water in 2 quart pitcher; add ice or water until full. Serve lemonade over ice and garnish with mint leaves.
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