Tested till perfect Watermelon Lemonade

Watermelon Lemonade

Get the party started with a refreshing summer drink to enjoy with either vodka or sparkling soda, as in the variations.

By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: Canadian Living Magazine: August 2006

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  • Portion size 10

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup 1/3cupgranulated sugar
  • 5 cups 5cupscubed and seeded watermelon
  • 3/4 cup 3/4cuplemon juice
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Preparation

In heatproof measuring cup, whisk 1 cup (250 mL) boiling water with sugar until dissolved. Set aside.

In blender, blend watermelon with lemon juice until smooth. Strain into glass pitcher, pressing mixture; stir in sugar syrup. (Make-ahead: Cover and refrigerate for up to 1 week.)

Additional information :

Variations
Hard Watermelon Lemonade: Fill highball glass with ice. Add 1/2 cup (125 mL) Watermelon Lemonade and 1 oz (25 mL) vodka; stir just to combine. Makes 1 serving.

Sparkling Watermelon Lemonade: Fill highball glass with ice. Add 3/4 cup (175 mL) Watermelon Lemonade. Top with 1/2 oz (15 mL) soda water; stir just to combine. Makes 1 serving.

Nutritional Information Per serving: about

cal 55 pro 1g total fat 0 sat. fat 0g
carb 14g fibre 0 chol 0mg sodium 6mg

% RDI:

calcium 1 iron 1 vit A 3 vit C 20
folate 2
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