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Homemade Lavender Lemonade
Make a refreshing lemonade recipe that is perfect for an Easter picnic or all year round.
Homemade Lavender Lemonade
Course:
Drinks
Time:
Prep. Time: 5-10 mins., Cook Time: 10-15 mins.
INGREDIENTS:
  • 1¼ cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons lavender
  • 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • Lavender springs for extra decoration; optional
  • Extra lemon slices for decoration; optional

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Place the sugar and water into a pan and stir together over medium heat until the sugar dissolves
  2. Place the lavender into the pan and stir together
  3. Once the mixture starts to lightly boil turn the heat down to a simmer
  4. Simmer the mixture together for about 10 minutes
  5. Allow it to cool
  6. Juice the lemons to get 1¼ cup of lemon juice
  7. Combine the lemon juice with 4 cups of water
  8. The lavender simple syrup will yield about 1 cup; add ¾ cup of it to the lemon juice/water mixture
  9. If you would like it sweeter you can add the other ¼ cup!
  10. Add ice and serve
  11. To make this a cocktail simply add as much vodka as you like...start with a shot and go from there

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