Strawberry Mint Lemonade Recipe

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Strawberry Mint Lemonade

gaynel mohler

By
@gaynel

I have so much mint growing by my garage in the summer, guess I should use some of it this way


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Serves:

8

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

4 c
water
1 3/4 c
sugar *or splenda*
5 c
lightly packed mint sprigs
4 c
strawberries, hulled
1 c
lemon juice

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a 3 to 4 quart sausepan, combine 2 cups of the water, 1 cup of the sugar and the mint sprigs. bring to a boil over high heat:reduce heat, cover and simmer for 10 minutes.
2
pour mint liquid thru a fine strainer and discard mintleaves,
3
pour mint liquid into a blender container. set aside 1 cup of strawberries, add half the remaining berries to blender with mint liquid and whirl. pour into a large pitcher.
4
in blender combine + whirl lemon juice and remaining whole berries until smooth. pour into pitcher. add the remaining reserved (sliced) berries you had set aside to pitcher.add remaining 2 cups of water. add rest of sugar or more to your taste.
5
cover and refrigerate for at least 3 hours or up to 8 hours. stir well before serving.

About this Recipe

Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy