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Party Lemonade Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Party Lemonade

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"An easy to make fresh lemonade recipe for a crowd. Garnish with a fresh mint sprig and maraschino cherry."

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Thinly slice lemons crosswise. Try to remove as many seeds as possible. Put lemon slices into a large punch bowl. Pour sugar over the top of the lemons. Using a potato masher or wooden spoon, pound lemons and sugar mixture until sugar is dissolved and lemon slices are broken.
  2. Add ice cubes and stir in cold water. Serve in tall glasses.
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Dec 07, 2003

I added more lemon and ice and it turend out great! mt daughter made it for us and we all loved it I made a diffrent lemonade and it was sooooooooooo sour, but this one not to sweet and not to sour!

 
Dec 07, 2003

Fabulous! I made this for a party and everyone wanted the recipe.

 

72 Ratings

May 06, 2006

I only had one lemon but was dying for some fresh lemonade and this was perfect. I wasn't so sure at first about the lemon-mashing but it turned out very well. I didn't leave the pulp in when I drank it- was I supposed to? Oh well. I added a little extra sugar and water and this is the best lemonade I have ever had.

 
Jan 04, 2011

Well balanced lemon flavor, though a word of warning: don't leave the lemons in overnight. They break down and make it a lot more sour and bitter. I learned this after making a double batch for two back to back parties and having to compensate for the second.

 
Aug 09, 2008

AWESOME! My hubby (who doesn't measure anything) was helping me get things ready for a bbq for several guests. When I took the first sip during the meal I could not believe how sweet it was! Thinking the measurements were off, I asked him if he followed the recipe. Of course, he said no! However, my guests ALL loved it. For me it was an easy fix by adding more cold water. There was NOT a drop left and they wanted more! *Update* I have made this several times and like how you can adjust to your taste (water and sugar). The only downfall is the time it takes to get the seeds out of each slice. I always cut back on the sugar by half. I will continue to make this recipe because there is nothing like fresh lemonade!

 
Jul 31, 2005

Family and friends said that party lemonade is the best lemonade they have ever had.

 
Nov 20, 2005

YUM! I made a single serving and it filled half of a tall glass. Next time I'll make more! I left half the lemon slices in my glass. PERFECT ratios. I'll be making this in a large pitcher this weekend for my son's 2nd birthday party. This is GREAT and SO much easier than juicing lemons!!

 
Jul 25, 2005

This is excellent! This is perfect lemonade. Doesn't get any better.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 215 kcal
  • 11%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 61.5 g
  • 20%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0.3 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 5.1 g
  • 20%
  • Protein
  • 1.3 g
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 7 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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