Refreshing Mexican Lemonade


Quench your thirst with our Sunny Delight: Refreshing Mexican Lemonade! This vibrant and zesty beverage is the perfect antidote to a warm day. Made with freshly squeezed lemons and a touch of sweetness, it's a simple yet delightful drink that will transport you to the sunny streets of Mexico.

Sunny Delight: Refreshing Mexican Lemonade

Time Requirements

  • Preparation Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 10 minutes


  • Serves: 4
  • Serving Size: 1 glass (approximately 250 ml)

Nutritional Information (Per Serving)

  • Calories: 120 kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 31g
  • Protein: 0g
  • Fat: 0g
  • Ingredients
  • Freshly squeezed lemon juice: 120 ml (1/2 cup)
  • Granulated sugar: 100 grams (1/2 cup)
  • Water: 1 liter (4 cups)
  • Ice cubes
  • Lemon slices and mint sprigs for garnish

Method of Preparation

  • In a pitcher, dissolve the sugar in 250 ml (1 cup) of warm water.
  • Once the sugar is dissolved, add the lemon juice and the remaining water. Stir well.
  • Refrigerate until chilled or serve immediately over ice cubes.
  • Garnish each glass with a slice of lemon and a sprig of mint.

Culinary Tips

  • For added flavor, infuse the lemonade with a few sprigs of mint or basil.
  • Adjust the sweetness by adding more or less sugar according to your taste.


Can I make this lemonade with other citrus fruits?

Absolutely! Try using lime or orange for a different twist.

How long does this lemonade keep?

It's best enjoyed fresh but can be refrigerated for up to 2 days.

Can I make this into a cocktail?

Yes, add a splash of tequila or rum for an adult version.

As you sip on this Sunny Delight: Refreshing Mexican Lemonade, let its lively flavors brighten your day and lift your spirits. Whether you're lounging in the backyard or entertaining friends, this lemonade is a cheerful toast to the simple pleasures of life. Here's to sunshine in a glass! 🌞🍋