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Mint Lemonade

Refreshing mint lemonade with club soda
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Author: Michelle Ferrand
Prep Time: 40 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Makes: 8

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup lightly packed mint leaves about 20 leaves
  • 1 ½ cups lemon juice about 8 large lemons
  • 5 cups club soda
  • Optional: extra mint leaves and lemon wedges for garnish

Instructions

  • In a small pot combine sugar and water. Over high heat, cook the mixture until the sugar dissolves, about 4 minutes.
  • Remove from heat and add the mint leaves. Steep the mint in the simple syrup for 5 minutes. Using a slotted spoon, remove the mint and allow the mint simple syrup to cool completely, about 30 minutes.
  • Transfer the mint simple syrup to a large pitcher. Add the lemon juice and club soda. Stir to combine and serve over ice!
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Notes

Add some vodka for a fun cocktail!