Aunt Frances’ Lemonade
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
Makes16 servings (1 gallon)
- 5 lemons
- 5 limes
- 5 oranges
- 3 quarts water
- 1-1/2 to 2 cups sugar
- Squeeze the juice from 4 each of the lemons, limes and oranges; pour into a gallon container.
- Thinly slice the remaining fruit and set aside for garnish. Add water and sugar to the juices; mix well. Store in the refrigerator. Serve over ice with fruit slices.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 92 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 24g carbohydrate (21g sugars, 1g fiber), 0 protein.
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Mar 16, 2019
Such an all-American summer recipe - delicious and refreshing! I didn't have oranges on hand, so I used Meyer lemons instead. The recipe still turned out great!
Apr 21, 2018
This lemonade is very good Really refreshing. Just made it and some with my lunch over ice.
Jul 23, 2017
Sounds an looks good. Will try it Soon.
Jun 19, 2017
I make mine with simple syrup by mixing the water and sugar in a pan, bring to a boil and stir until sugar is dissolved. Then cool before mixing with juices. It makes for a smother drink. Try it.
May 4, 2017
This sounds amazing! I would have never thought to put orange juice in lemonade. Can't wait to try this!! YUM!
Sep 22, 2016
This is the best lemonade! I like to add mint leaves for garnish.
Nov 16, 2015
Delicious and refreshing!
Aug 1, 2015
This is the recipe I use. My kids call it Mom's Famous Lemonade! I don't use the fruit for garnish so I only use 4 of each (Sometimes 3 of each because the fruit is kinda big) and if I want to cut back on time or the cost I will use a little frozen orange juice concentrate instead of juicing the oranges. Sorry, I don't have a measured amount of OJ mix to give, I just add and taste.
May 19, 2015
This was a great lemonade! I made with 1 1/2 cups sugar and it was plenty sweet. I added some sliced strawberries for color. It was beautiful in my glass pitcher. I am making this again for my next get together. Has anyone tried it with Stevia???? I think I will try it and see how it taste.
Aug 16, 2014
My family loved it when I made it