Red,-White,-and-Blue-Lemonade
Red, White, and Blue Lemonade
This strawberry blueberry lemonade is as refreshing and flavorful as it is patriotic. Make it star spangled with apples and a star shaped cookie cutter.
Red,-White,-and-Blue-Lemonade
Red, White, and Blue Lemonade
This strawberry blueberry lemonade is as refreshing and flavorful as it is patriotic. Make it star spangled with apples and a star shaped cookie cutter.
Servings Prep Time
8servings 10minutes
Cook Time
10minutes
Servings Prep Time
8servings 10minutes
Cook Time
10minutes
Instructions
  1. Slice half of the strawberries, then set aside for now.
  2. Add the sugar and 2 cup water to a medium saucepan. Heat over medium until the sugar dissolves, then add 1 cup of blueberries and the sliced strawberries. Bring the mix to a boil and cook until the fruit begins to break down, about 5 to 10 minutes.
  3. Strain the mix to remove solids, and let cool.
  4. Meanwhile, cut the remaining strawberries in half, leaving some whole for garnish. Slice the apples into thick rings, then cut with a cookie cutter into star shapes. Dip these in the lemon juice as needed to prevent browning.
  5. In a large pitcher, whisk together the cooled syrup with the lemon juice, water, apples, blueberries (leave a small handful out for garnish), and halved strawberries.
  6. If desired, top with ice to chill the rest of the way, otherwise refrigerate.
Recipe Notes