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5 from 2 votes

Simple Homemade Lemonade

This homemade lemonade is simple, classic, and refreshing! The perfect sweet and tangy summer beverage!
Servings: 6
Calories: 166kcal
Author: Jersey Girl Cooks (Lisa Grant)


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 6 cups water
  • 6 large lemons juiced
  • 1 lemon sliced
  • plenty of crushed ice


  • In a small saucepan, mix together the sugar and 1 cup of water. Heat on medium until sugar dissolves. Put the sugar water, regular water, lemon juice and sliced lemon in a large pitcher. Add ice and stir.


You can adjust the sweetness by adding more or less sugar to your liking.


Calories: 166kcal | Carbohydrates: 45g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 15mg | Potassium: 174mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 36g | Vitamin A: 24IU | Vitamin C: 67mg | Calcium: 40mg | Iron: 1mg