Strawberry Basil Lemonade
Strawberry Basil Lemonade
It’s hot, its been hot & its going to stay hot. But I don’t mind, I have Strawberry Basil Lemonade on fridge & it’s delicious. There is no better lemonade then fresh squeezed (or that super sugary kind at the fair). I decided to put a spin on typical lemonade & added strawberries & basil. It’s refreshing & delightful, plus it is so SIMPLE!
Strawberry Basil Lemonade Recipe
In fact, you may turn into a lemonade snob & no longer drink “regular” lemonade. 
Strawberry Basil Lemonade
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A refreshing lemonade with sweet strawberries & basil.
  • 5 lemons
  • 10 cups of cold water
  • 1 cup of mashed strawberries
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 10 large basil leaves, shredded
  1. Add water to a pitcher.
  2. Wash, halve & juice the lemons. Make sure all of the seeds are removed & add the lemon juice & pulp to the pitcher.
  3. Add strawberries, sugar & basil to the pitcher.
  4. Mix well & server over ice.
  5. Garnish with additional basil, strawberries, or lemon slices.
Check out my other lemonade recipes; Ginger Lemonade, Cucumber Lemonade and Blackberry Basil Lemonade.
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15 comments on “Strawberry Basil Lemonade
  1. Sunny & Star says:

    Those look delicious. I love using strawberries to make smoothies.

  2. Tonjid says:

    Can not wait to try….looks & sounds yummy

  3. theolivetree says:

    yes, please! I'll take one~

  4. grace says:

    oh yum! I love strawberry smoothies and I have a basil plant. May need to try this!

  5. Sunny & Star says:

    I love lemonade and your recipe looks totally delicious. I will be picking up some lemons at the grocery store this weekend now. Hope you are still surviving the heat.

  6. MalanB™ says:

    Looks Yummy! I am going to use this recipe for my next dinner party

  7. Gertrude says:

    Yum!! That would be perfect right now!

  8. Sisters and Sisters says:


    H&C from Amsterdam

  9. Kimberly says:

    that looks really delicious! thanks so much for your lovely comments!

  10. J▲Y says:

    omg looks crazy good!
    i want one now, but I am so not
    the make-it-myself type haha!
    Off to get strawberry daq! haha
    Thank you for the inspiration 😀
    lol.. cute blog!

    I followed your blog!
    hope you follow mine as well 🙂


    check out my blog to..

  11. Steffy says:

    Ooh this looks so yummy, thanks for sharing, Im definitely gonna make this!!


  12. Mmmm … looks delish! I would have never thought to add basil to a lemonade. I like it a bit tart too.

    I have to try this!

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