It may be the simplest of all recipes but it is also the most refreshing. To step up your lemonade game this summer, try adding some of these tasty combinations. Here’s hoping life hands you lemons very soon!
• Lemon juice
• Granulated sugar
• Fresh herbs (optional)
• Lemon slices for garnish
• Lots of ice
Simple syrup: In a small saucepan, combine equal parts sugar and water. Add fresh herbs, if desired. Bring to a boil and stir until the sugar is completely dissolved.
Add water and lemon juice—start with a ratio of 6 parts water, 2 parts lemon juice, and 1 part simple syrup, and adjust to taste. Add garnish, ice, and serve.