Homemade Sparkling Lemonade Recipe
A refreshing glass of fresh lemon juice with sparkling water and a bit of mint for a light twist in taste.
- 5 lemons sliced and squeezed
- ¾ cups fine sugar
- 4 lemon slices
- mint optional
- sparkling water (aka soda water)
Use a citrus juicer or hand squeeze lemons.
Add sugar to the lemon juice and stir.
Add both ingredients to the pot and bring to a boil on high heat. Boil until it turns into a simple syrup.
Set aside Lemon Syrup to chill before serving. Add syrup into a pitcher.
In a medium-size glass add half sparkling water and lemon syrup. Add a slice of lemon and mint a few ice cubes and serve.