Issue #8 – Strawberry Mint Basil Lemonade Recipe

Strawberry Mint Basil Lemonade

Lemonade is always good on a hot summer day.  Here is a fast and easy version that you are sure to enjoy.

Ingredients

One 16 oz. bottle of ready made pink lemonade. (Brisk, Tropicana, Minute Maid, etc.)

One strawberry

2 leaves of fresh basil

3 sprigs of fresh mint

Ice

One spoon

One drinking glass

Two straws

Directions

Step 1.  Pour the lemonade in the glass.

 

 

 

 

 

Step 2.  Bruise the basil and mint leaves with a knife or back of the spoon

 

 

 

 

 

Step 3.  Add bruised mint and basil leaves to the glass.  Stir leaves in lemonade

 

 

 

 

 

Step 4.  Slice the strawberry

 

 

 

 

 

Step 5.  Add ice to the glass.

 

 

 

 

 

Step 6.  Add the sliced strawberry and stir.

 

 

 

 

 

Step 7.  Place a sprig of mint on top as a garnish.

 

 

 

 

 

Step 8.  Add drinking staw if desired and enjoy!