Friday, July 6, 2012

Strawberry Mint Lemonade


Beat the Summer Heat with this Amzing Refreshing Drink!

 

2 1/2 Cups of Fresh Strawberries chopped
1 cup Fresh Mint, chopped
1 1/2 cups Fresh Lemon Juice  (8 lemons)
1 cup of sugar
Zest of 1 Lemon
Place 1/2 the Mint, sugar, and 1/2 cup of the Strawberries into a medium sauce pan with 11/2 cups water. Heat over medium heat for 3 minutes, cover and remove from heat and let steep for 15 minutes.
Strain this mixture into the Lemon Juice and mix well
Place the remainder of the Lemon Zest, Strawberries and Fresh Mint into a pitcher and pour the Lemon Mixture over the Strawberries and Fresh Mint.
Add 2 to 3 cups of water and 1 cup of ice, stir and let set for twenty to 30 minutes in the refrigerator before serving.

Enjoy!

3 comments:

  1. i want some, save me some with my pickle pot!!

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  2. Super post. I got to this via Mealtime Monday on Couponing and Cooking. I have linked in some bacon and scrambled egg rolls. Enjoy.

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  3. This is so yummy and refreshing! I'm following you on GFC and like you on facebook....your recipes look divine!

    Marilyn
    4you-withlove.blogspot.com

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