How to Make Really Good Lemonade

by barbiegbasp ; Updated September 28, 2017

Items you will need

  • 1 c. sugar
  • 1 c. water
  • 1 large lemon
  • 16 - 20 oz
  • Ice


Step 1

Make sugar syrup by mixing the sugar and water into a saucepan and boil.

Step 2

Remove from heat and stir. This will dissolve sugar COMPLEATLY. Allow to cool.

Step 3

For each serving, combine the juice of half of a lemon, two tablespoons of the sugar syrup, and 8 - 10 oz. of the cold water and pour into glass.

Step 4

Add ice and serve immediately.


  • To make sugar syrup last for a few weeks, cover container and put in refridgerator.


  • Children under 11 shouldn't do the first and second step.