Have You Discovered the Wonders of Lavender Lemonade?

Lavender lemonade is refreshing and healthy.
 (Image: Pixabay CC0 Public Domain)
Lavender lemonade is refreshing and healthy. (Image: Pixabay CC0 Public Domain)

Just the sound of lavender lemonade has me wanting to make this delicious drink. Not only does it taste good, but this amazing drink has so many health benefits.

First, you have beautiful lavender, which:

Lavender has many health benefits. (Image: Pixabay CC0 Public Domain)

Lavender has many health benefits. (Image: Pixabay CC0 Public Domain)

Added with the super power of lemon, which:

Lemons are great for detoxifying your body. (Image: Pixabay CC0 Public Domain)

Lemons are great for detoxifying your body. (Image: Pixabay CC0 Public Domain)

What you need:

¾ cup of dried lavender flowers

Juice from 9 lemons, or 1 and ½ cups of lemon juice

Large pot of water

2 cups of honey. You can add less or more depending on how you like the sweetness

How to make it:

Put the large pot of water on the stove and make it hot, but not boiling. Add lavender to it and make sure all the lavender is well steeped.

Make sure the water is on a low temperature and hot, but not boiling. Image: Screenshot/YouTube

Make sure the water is on a low temperature and hot, but not boiling. (Screenshot/YouTube)

 

Leave on the stove for 20 minutes, and make sure it doesn’t boil.

Steep the lavender. Image: Screenshot/YouTube.

Steep the lavender. (Screenshot/YouTube.)

 

While the lavender is steeping, juice the lemons.

Juice the lemons. Image: Screenshot/YouTube

Juice the lemons. (Screenshot/YouTube)

 

After the lavender has been steeping for 20 minutes, strain the lavender flowers. You need about 6 cups of the lavender water.

Strain the lavender. (Screenshot/YouTube.)

Strain the lavender. (Screenshot/YouTube.)

 

Keeping the lavender water warm, add in the honey, and mix in until it dissolves.

Add honey to taste. (Screenshot/YouTube)

Add honey to your desired sweetness.
Image: Screenshot/YouTube

 

Lastly, add the lemon juice, and then refrigerate until it’s cold.

Add lemon juice. Image: Screenshot/YouTube.

Add lemon juice. (Screenshot/YouTube.)

 

Now, enjoy this refreshing drink. It should have just a slight taste of lavender.

Enjoy! Image: Screenshot/YouTube.

Enjoy! (Screenshot/YouTube)

 

Watch the video on how to make lavender lemonade.

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