Old-Fashioned Pink Lemonade Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Old-Fashioned Pink Lemonade Recipe
  • READY IN 10 mins

Old-Fashioned Pink Lemonade

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"This is a wonderfully refreshing drink. Serve in pitchers garnished with mint leaves and orange or lemon slices."

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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    10 mins

Directions

  1. In large pitcher combine sugar, water, lemon juice and cranberry juice. Stir to dissolve sugar. Serve over ice.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Dec 07, 2003

This lemonade is more tart than sweet like pink lemonade usually is. I served this at a party and everyone loved it...even the kids that were there! My husband who doesn't like cranberry juice like it too!

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Aug 07, 2006

i have to say that the sugar was just far to much, i only used 1 1/2 cups and it was still very sweet. the cranberry made it 'clacky' and covered any nice lemony flavour which may heve been there. I added just a small amout of rasberry juice (juste nought to make it pink) and my family and i loved it.

 

61 Ratings

Jul 24, 2005

I certainly hope bdh76 didn't put 9 cups of sugar in this!! That would definitely make it sweet- haha! I only put 1 1/2 as opposed to 2, everything else I followed exactly. This turned out to be more of a cranberryade for me though... I only put the 1 cup in, but you can taste the cranberry over the lemon. If you want it to look more pink you'll have to add a few drops of red food coloring too. All in all a VERY tasty drink though!!

 
Dec 07, 2003

My girls and I loved it. My Mom even asked for the recipe! Thanks!

 
Dec 07, 2003

the best ever!!!!!!

 
Feb 12, 2004

Yum!!! This is my first review on the site, though I've tried hundreds of recipes. I thought the lemonade a little sweet. Probably don't need 9 cu. sugar. Otherwise, definitely a keeper!

 
Aug 12, 2008

This lemonade is a great addition to any gathering. I use Splenda instead of sugar and it's just as good. Thank you for this refreshing drink.

 
Feb 22, 2010

This was a really good tart-sweet lemonade. We have juiced a bunch of lemons and are now freezing the juice in 2cup measures just to make this!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 151 kcal
  • 8%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 39.7 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Sodium
  • < 1 mg
  • < 1%

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

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