A light, refreshing, perfectly sweetened, citrus drink made with lemons, sugar and water.
- FOR THE SIMPLE SYRUP:
- ¾ cups Sugar
- ¾ cups Water
- FOR THE LEMONADE:
- 8 cups Cold Water
- 2 cups Fresh Lemon Juice
- 1 whole Lemon, Sliced, Plus Lemon Wedges For Garnish
For the simple syrup:
In a sauce pan over low heat, add sugar and water. Cook until sugar is dissolved, stirring constantly. Take off heat and let cool.
For the lemonade:
In a large pitcher, add cold water, lemon juice and simple syrup and stir until combined. Add ice and lemon slices if desired. Garnish each glass with a lemon wedge.