Fresh-Squeezed Lemonade by the Glass

Sometimes you just need a little refreshment. One glass worth, to be exact. Something special, something easy, thirst-quenching, and cold. Some lemonade, for instance.

I love lemonade (but then who hates lemonade?). And I love that it’s a cinch to make, especially by the glass. This recipe could not be simpler – dissolve some sugar, squeeze a couple of lemons and add the juice, stir in water, and then plop in some ice cubes. Voila! Single-serving lemonade!

If you’ve ever wondered how to make lemonade with lemon juice for one glass, here you go. Soon you’ll be finding yourself making a cup of lemonade every time the craving hits (guaranteed the craving will hit often after you’ve discovered this super-simple fresh-squeezed lemonade by the glass!

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Fresh-Squeezed Lemonade by the Glass

Refreshing homemade lemonade couldn’t be easier – one glass at a time! Whip some up and you’ll be sipping before you know it.


  • 2 tablespoons white sugar
  • 1/4 cup hot water
  • 3 tablespoons fresh-squeezed lemon juice
  • 3/4 cup cold water
  • Ice


  1. In a 16-ounce or larger cup, stir together the sugar and hot water until the sugar is dissolved.
  2. Stir in the lemon juice and the cold water.
  3. Fill to the top with ice and serve.
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Kare is a vegetarian home cook living among carnivores. She loves creating irresistible and flexible recipes that help multi-vore families like hers keep the peace - deliciously.