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Best Blueberry Lemonade Recipe

Best Blueberry Lemonade

Sweet blueberries and tart lemonade meet to make a very refreshing summer drink perfect for the 4th of July.

by Anne Coleman

What you'll need

  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 to 1 cup lemon juice, depending on tastes
  • 2 cups fresh blueberries
  • water

How to make it

  1. Combine 1 cup water, sugar and 1 cup blueberries in a small saucepan.
  2. Simmer over low heat, stirring often, until sugar is dissolved and blueberries start to soften and leach their color.
  3. Strain blueberries and cool the sugar water mixture.
  4. Combine lemon juice with sugar water and add enough water to make 2 quarts of lemonade.
  5. Serve with the extra cup of blueberries for garnish.