Homemade Lemonade

Homemade Lemonade

The ultimate summer refreshment! Home made lemonade. A recipe handed down to me by my mother and it tastes like no other! Do try it!


  • 6 medium lemons
  • 6 lemon peels
  • 1.5 L water
  • 1 cup sugar
  •  Fresh Mint leaves


  1. Clean and peel your lemons using a vegetable peeler, leaving your lemons white! Boil the water with the peels of the lemon and sugar for 10 minutes. 
  2. Squeeze the juice from your lemons and add them to the mixture, mix well and let it cool completely. 
  3. Strain  juice and place it in a jar and keep in the fridge. Serve with crushed ice or ice-cubes and some fresh mint!