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Lemon Lime Orange-ade

Lemon Lime Orange-ade

A delicious Old-fashioned lemonade that consists of 3 types of citrus.

About

This delicious Old-fashioned lemonade consists of 3 types of citrus. Not too sweet not too tart. Just perfect! Imagine sitting under a shady tree on a hot summer's lazy day, so go grab a book head for the outdoors, plop yourself on a hammock with a cold glass of chilled lemonade and relax !

Ingredients

2 cups water for the syrup

  • 2 Lemons
  • Lemon Zest from 1 lemon
  • 1 Large Orange
  • 1 Lime
  • 2 Oranges
  • 1/2 Cup sugar (I used Organic)
  • 1-2 cups of additional water\
  • Ice
  • Pitcher

Steps

Peel rind of 1 Lemon thinly

  1. Peel rind of 1 Orange thinly
  2. Slice the rinds into thin strips

SYRUP

  1. Boil 2 cups of water and turn off heat
  2. Add the rinds to the water
  3. Add 1/2 cup of sugar, mix and let sit.
  4. Juice 2 Lemons, 1 Lime, 1 Orange in a juicer
  5. Refrigerate the juice
  6. Strain the syrup into a Pitcher
  7. Add the refrigerated juice
  8. Add 1-2 Cups of cold water
  9. Ready!

GARNISH

  1. Slice couple slices of a lemon, cut lemon slices halfway
  2. Dip a nice fancy glass (I used a Martini Glass) in some sugar
  3. Add some tiny ice cubes to the glass
  4. Place 1 lemon slice on the rim of glass
  5. Add the juice and toss some sliced rinds
Enjoy! Published: April 2nd, 2022