cucumber lemonade

This cucumber lemonade recipe is only 4 ingredients and so refreshing for Summer! Whether you're looking for a fun drink to serve on a hot afternoon, a special  recipe for your next BBQ, or have an abundance of cucumbers in your garden to use up, this cucumber lemonade is just what you need.

Let's make cucumber lemonade together! Gather your ingredients.

Add the granulated sugar and 1 cup of water to a saucepan.

Bring to a boil and stir occasionally until the sugar has dissolved. Let the simple syrup cool completely before using.

Add the cucumber chunks to a blender.

Blend until smooth.

Place a fine-mesh sieve over a bowl or the pitcher.

Press the cucumber pulp with the back of a spatula or spoon to get as much juice out as possible.

You will end up with about 1 cup of cucumber juice.

Add the simple syrup to a pitcher.

Add the lemon juice.

Add the cucumber juice.

Add the remaining water to the cucumber lemonade concentrate.

Chill for at least an hour to let the flavors meld together.

Serve the cucumber lemonade chilled in a glass of ice.

Garnish with cucumber ribbons, lemon wedges and fresh mint!

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