Monday, April 22, 2013

Lemonade Recipe-Lemon Juice Recipe

I always prefer to make fresh juice than preparing lemon squash as I do not like adding chemical preservatives to my juice recipes. This lemonade does not have any preservatives and stays fresh for 2-3 days if refrigerated. Lemon juice has lot of health benefits. It is a good sources of vitamin C which helps in increasing body immunity. Today let us learn how to make fresh lemon juice following this easy recipe.

Lemonade- lemon juice

How to make Lemonade

Prep time - under 5 mins
Cook time - under 5 mins
Serves - 3

Ingredients needed

Water - 1/4 cup
Fresh lemon juice - 1/4 cup
Sugar - 1/4 cup
Ice cold water - 3 cups
Salt - a generous pinch
Ice cubes -few


Squeeze juice of fresh lemon, strain it and keep it aside.

In a pan, bring water and sugar to boil. Once sugar dissolves, switch off the flame and let it cool.Chill it after that.

Add lemon juice, salt and cold water. Keep it in the refrigerator.

Serve chilled with ice cubes.(you can freeze some juice in ice tray and add those ice cubes)

Those who do not want to add sugar can use honey instead.

Tips - Do you know that regular intake of lemon juice mixed with warm water and honey, the first thing in the morning can do magic to your skin and hair.(my personal experience)

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  1. I also do not allow artificial refreshing drink inside my house...And Padhu I too follow the same tip of having lemon with warm water early morning

  2. perfect thirst quencher for bursting summer ....nic presentation Padhu

  3. Love love this beautiful drink, i too follow that same tip Padhu.

  4. They are perfect for granny use to say this words when we make lemonade nowadays "avada bottlellollu kedappu ullathu vakichude kuttiyolle enthina kai vedanakkan pizhiyunne"...

  5. Refreshing lemonade.. Perfect to beat the heat in summer

  6. Perfect thirst quencher, me too a lover of this citrus.

  7. I hate squashes. And this lemonade is my go to when i dont have fresh fruits at hand!

  8. perfect drink for this climate....
    simple and delicious :)

  9. thats the pretty one to refresh ourself :) happy that u choose salt! i am also add inspite of it has sugar !

  10. HI padhu...this is perfect for summer. Can u pls post the same with black confused with the quantity of sugar to be used with it


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