Strawberry Basil Lemonade Recipe

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Strawberry Basil Lemonade

Carole Davis

By
@rodeo1mom

very refreshing


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Serves:

10

Prep:

10 Min

Method:

Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1 lb
strawberries sliced
1/2 c
lightly packed fresh basil leaves, chiffonade
2 c
fresh lemon juice
ice for serving
sliced lemons for garnish
1 1/2 c
vodka( totally optional )

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Bring 1 cup of water to a boil in a medium saucepan. Add sugar and stir until it dissolves. Add the strawberries and the basil and continue to simmer for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and let sleep until completely cool.
2
Strain and discard solids. In a 1 gallon container, add lemon juice, 14 cups of cold water and the strawberry basil syrup. Stir until well mixed. Pour the lemonade over ice and sertve with a slice of lemon.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Southern