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Lemonade With Whole Lemons

History for Lemonade With Whole Lemons

The Compagnie de Limonadiers was founded in 1676 in Paris, France, and is thought to be the first “soda” enterprise.

With a monopoly granted to the corporation to sell its own lemonade, merchants began selling the refreshing drink in cups from containers loaded behind them on behalf of Compagnie.

These merchants sold their wares on the city’s streets. In 1833, a carbonated variant of lemonade was introduced.

Ingredients for Lemonade With Whole Lemons

  • 2 lemons, quartered and seeded
  • ¾ cup granulated sugar
  • 6 cups cold water, divided
  • 2 cups ice

Instructions for Lemonade With Whole Lemons

In a blender, puree the lemons, sugar, and 4 cups water until completely smooth and frothy, about 1 to 2 minutes.

Pour the mixture into a pitcher through a fine wire-mesh strainer, discarding the particles.

Combine the ice and the remaining 2 cups of water in a mixing bowl.

Nutrition Info for Lemonade With Whole Lemons

Calories 29 Carbs 9.3 g
Water 89% Sugar 2.5 g
Protein 1.1 g             Fiber 2.8 g

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