This Healthy homemade lemonade is so refreshing on a hot day, or even if you feel like an ice-cold drink, and it’s perfect as a mixer for cocktails.
Add the sugar and water to a saucepan and heat over medium heat until the sugar dissolves.
Remove the saucepan from the heat and set to the side for the simple syrup to cool.
Juice 6-8 lemons to get at least one cup of lemon juice.
Pour the lemon juice to a pitcher with 1 cup of the simple syrup
Add a few handfuls of ice and fill with 4 cups of water.
Taste the lemonade and adjust with water or simple syrup to taste.
Serve with freshly cut lemon slices and mint leaves.