I don’t know about you, but for me, there isn’t anything that announces the arrival of summer like a cold glass of lemonade on a hot day. While Country Time lemonade (yellow or pink!) was always a staple in my house growing up, sometimes you or your guests are in the mood for something more unique!
In anticipation of the weather (finally) warming up, I’ve rounded up some of my favorite lemonade recipes. Save a few for your summer parties, and let me know your favorite!
Classic Lemonade Recipes …with a Twist (or two)
Kroger has shared this super fun Jolly Rancher Lemonade recipe, which I love because it can be made in your favorite flavors!
How about this gorgeous purple Coconut Lavender Lemonade from Confeciontalism
Pineapple Lemonade, like this one from Chungah Rhee might be the favorite in our pineapple-loving family
Homemade Strawberry Lemonade with Fresh Fruit from Melanie Cookies
If you’re looking for something extra light and refreshing, try Pepper Bowl’s easy Watermelon Lemonade recipe.
I love fizzy drinks, and this Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade from Cooking Classy fits the bill. Love the addition of orange slices and honey!
The Lemon Bowl’s Orange Blossom Lemonade (with a little bit of mint!) sounds like one of the most creative, delicious options. I can’t wait to try this one!
How fun is this Black Light Lemonade?! Girl Loves Glam suggests it for Halloween, but it would also be fun for any glow party or glow run
Cherry Pineapple Lemonade from The Kitchen McCabe is easy to make, refreshing, and so pretty!
Good Godmother has used the always delicious combination of fruit and basil for this Strawberry Basil Lemonade.
Six Sisters’ Stuff has created the perfect copycat recipe for Disneyland’s sparkling mango and raspberry Louisiana Lemonade
This Brazilian Lemonade from Let’s Dish actually uses limes… but is extremely popular still!
I Save A to Z has a Blue Lemonade recipe that can be made three ways (including a “skinny” version and a “hard” version)
Lemonade Recipes just for Grown-ups
Blackberry Whiskey Lemonade from Life as a Strawberry
Champagne Lemonade Margaritas (These would be perfect for a summer bridal shower!)
Electric Lemonade from Diary of a Recipe Collector
Extra Fun Lemonade Recipes
Lemonade Ice Cream from Leigh Anne Wilkes, for when you need an extra cool treat
Raspberry Lemonade Cupcakes will satisfy the sweet tooth in your family!
Or maybe this Strawberry Lemonade Bundt Cake from Confessions of a Cookbook Queen?
My kids go crazy for these Strawberry Lemonade Ice Pops from Courtney’s Sweets
I can’t wait to try this Cream Cheese Lemonade Pie from Complete Recipes