The only thing that would make this recipe more delicious is alcohol.
Here’s a sweet treat to sip while watching Fourth of July fireworks, enjoying a family picnic or simply relaxing on a hot summer afternoon.
2 cups blueberries
1/2 to 3/4 cup sugar
1 cup fresh lemon juice
2 cups water (for a fizzy twist, add sparkling water)
Alcohol (optional): some to try include vodka, gin or fruit-based liquers
Yields: 1 quart
That tasty blueberry lemonade photo is from elizadomestica.com. For a few simple variations of this refreshing treat, check out Eliza's suggestions HERE.
For more sips, snacks and festive ideas to celebrate summer, look inside the July 1 issue of USA WEEKEND Magazine in the Sandusky Register.
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Thirsty for more? Check out our past Cocktail Hour features HERE.