Pink Strawberry Lemonade

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Pink Strawberry Lemonade

One of my all time favorite beverages is lemonade! I even have a pink lemon tree in my backyard that will soon (hopefully) give me the perfect lemons for pink lemonade. Until then, a few strawberries give the color and sweetness I desire!

Pink Lemonade

Yield: 4 glasses

Pink Strawberry Lemonade

Pink Strawberry Lemonade

Ingredients

  • 4-8 super ripe strawberries (can be frozen)
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 1 tsp. honey/agave/maple syrup (optional)
  • 2 cups ice
  • 2-4 cups cold water

Pink Strawberry Lemonade

Directions

  1. Blend strawberries, lemon juice, and sweetener (if using) in a high speed blender.
  2. Add ice and blend till smooth. Add water as needed to reach desired consistency.
  3. Pour into glasses and garnish with strawberry and lemon slices.

Cup of pink lemonade
Enjoy!

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Allison is a contributor for The You Are Project, covering subjects such as exercise, recipes, and design. She is a freelance graphic designer and a certified personal trainer. Allison is starting her own company called Seahorse Paper Co., which specializes in hand-painted invitations. You can read her blog at >allisonforshey.wordpress.com.