Wednesday, June 29, 2011
2 1/2 cups water
1 1/4 cups sugar
1/2 teaspoon finely shredded lemon peel
1 1/4 cups lemon juice
In a medium saucepan heat and stir water and sugar over medium heat until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat. Let it cool for 20 minutes. Add lemon juice and lemon peel to sugar mixture. Pour into a jar; cover and chill up to 3 days. For each glass of lemonade combine equal parts base and water in ice-filled glasses. Stir it all together.
Strawberry Lemonade Smoothies
2 cups frozen strawberries
1 1/3 cups lemonade base
4 Tablespoons sugar.
In a blender container combine frozen strawberries, lemonade base, and sugar. Blend until smooth. If needed add a few ice cubes. Or if it is too thick add a little water. Poor into glasses and enjoy!!
Mmmm....they are so delicious! Happy Summer!