Boozy Backyard Lemonade

Posted: June 10

Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 8 servings

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The same great taste of homemade lemonade—with a twist! This Boozy Backyard Lemonade is a real crowd pleaser as the temperatures heat up and you’re needing a refreshing beverage.


• 4-5 fresh lemons, juiced and strained —about 1 cup juiced • 1/3 cup raw honey, plus more to taste • 4-5 cups filtered water • 12 ounces vodka, or 1 1/2 ounces per glass • sparkling water, to garnish • lemon slices, to garnish • fresh thyme, rosemary, or mint, to garnish


Step 1

Stir together lemon juice, honey, and 4 cups of filtered water. Adjust the lemonade to taste and refrigerate until ready to serve.

Step 2

Fill your desired glass with ice. Add 1 1/2 ounces of vodka, followed by 2/3 cup of lemonade. Stir until combined. Add a splash of sparkling water and garnish as you please.

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