Lavender lemonade

Lavender Lemonade

Try this relaxing and refreshing summer lemonade at your next al fresco party.  Lavender is known for it’s soothing properties, mix in with fresh lemonade to have the perfect chill for hot summer days.

Lavender essential oil lemonade

Ingredients: (makes 4 servings)

  • 1 cup simple syrup
  • 1 cup lemon juice (about 6 lemons squeezed)
  • 1 small bottle Pellegrino
  • 2 cups cold water
  • 2 drops of lavender essential oil OR 1 tbsp dried lavender
  • dried lavender sprigs for decoration

Dried Lavender lemonade

Make simple syrup by combining 1 cup sugar and 1 cup water, bring to boil until sugar melts.   (If you use dried lavender, add that to mix before boiling).  Then, use a strainer to strain lavender from simple syrup.

Doterra lavender essential oil

Combine lemon juice, simple syrup, Pellegrino, and 2 cups cold water to a pitcher or bottle.   If you are using essential oil, add ONLY 2 drops to the mix.  Lavender essential oil is quite strong, only a couple drops are needed!

doterra lavender essential oil lemonade

Cool in refrigerator for several hours.   Serve with lemons and dried lavender springs if desired.  Lavender lemonade makes a nice palate refresher or after dinner drink.  Enjoy!

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