What’s in the Kitchen – Pink Lemonade


Hello friends and welcome back today! I am sharing a quick and easy pink lemonade recipe with you that was inspired by the pink lemons I recently picked up at Trader Joes a while back. I couldn’t resist buying them when I saw them in the store and we finally prepped them up for a tart and sweet summer treat.

To make this lemonade (pink or regular) you will need… (Please note this makes about 2 full glasses of lemonade).


  • Lemons (I used about 10 small pink lemons)
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 honey
  • 1/2 cup water
  • sugar for the rims of the glasses (we had some fun green sugar we used)
  • Additional water to make the lemonade a little less sweet (this can be to taste)


Like I said, I found these pink lemons but regular would work just fine.


  • Slice your lemons in half.


  • Juice the lemons into a measuring cup.


  • Strain the pulp and the seeds.


  • Meanwhile, lightly boil the sugar and water in a saucepan. When it is combined/thickened and makes a simple syrup, then pour the honey into the syrup.
  • Let it cool.
  • Mix the simple syrup and the lemon juice. Stir well and chill or add ice.
  • Sugar the rims of your glasses and enjoy!


The kiddos sure seemed to approve and I liked adding the honey as it is always a nice alternative to sugar. It does change the color of the lemonade a bit, but I am ok with that =). Can’t wait to see you at The Inspiration Gallery later this afternoon. Thanks for stopping by!




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