Lemonade is the most refreshing nonalcoholic drink I know. Because it is so easy to drink gallons of it, and so much sweetness is necessary to balance the lemon juice, my friend
This is the only time I use a sugar substitute for anything. But the lovely, fresh flavor of freshly squeezed lemon juice overrides it.
I make this so often in the summer I keep the recipe on the refrigerator door.
|lemon juice, freshly squeezed (about 6 to 8 lemons)||•||•|
*Or for nondietetic lemonade,
In a large pitcher, combine the lemon juice, water and Equal and stir until the powder is dissolved. Add the lemon slices.
To serve, place a few ice cubes in each glass and pour the lemonade over them. Use tongs to place a lemon slice in each glass.
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