Liam's Homemade Lemonade
Liam's Lemonade
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
10 mins
 
A cool and refreshing summertime drink. Ice cold freshly squeezed lemonade.
Course: Refreshment
Cuisine: American
Servings: 10 cups
Author: Liam
Ingredients
  • 3 lbs lemons
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 8 1/2 cups water
Instructions
  1. Add 2 cups water and 2 cups sugar to a saucepan.
  2. Heat over low to medium heat until the sugar is dissolved. Remove from the stove and let cool.
  3. Juice 3 pounds of lemons.
  4. Strain the lemon juice into a pitcher. Then add 1.5 cups of the simple sugar. Remember you made a little over 2 cups of the stuff, so do not use it all.
  5. Then add 6 1/2 cups of cold water to the pitcher.
  6. Stir and taste. Adjust the sweetness to your liking by adding more of simple syrup.