Looking for a new lemonade recipe to try? This thirst-quenching Strawberry Blueberry Lemonade recipe is perfect for those hot summer days. Even better is that it is a healthier option than other drinks available since it’s homemade and you get to control the amount of sugar (or skip the sugar!).
Hot to make the Strawberry Blueberry Lemonade
- 5-7 fresh strawberries, washed, hulled and quartered
- 10-15 fresh blueberries, washed
- 2 quarts of lemonade
Puree the strawberries and blueberries. Strain through a fine mesh strainer to remove any pieces of fruit left.
Fill two pitchers with ice a quarter of the way.
Pour in the strawberry and blueberry puree to the halfway point.
Add lemonade. the remainder of the way. Stir well to blend.
Serve in individual glasses. You could also garnish the rim with a slice of strawberry or lemon.
Why drink lemonade?
It has many nourishing elements like vitamin C, vitamin B6, vitamin A, vitamin E, folate, niacin thiamin, riboflavin, pantothenic acid, copper, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, zinc, phosphorus and protein.
Lemon is a fruit that contains flavonoids, which are composites that contain antioxidant and cancer fighting properties. It helps to prevent diabetes, constipation, high blood pressure, fever, indigestion and many other problems, as well as improving the skin, hair, and teeth. Source
Want more summer recipes like this strawberry blueberry lemonade? We shared a refreshing mango lemonade recipe that you might enjoy too!