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Frozen Lemonade Recipes

Frozen Lemonade Recipes

Have fun this summer and create your own frozen lemonade bar! Get creative with flavours and use fresh blueberries, strawberries and lemons!

When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Frozen Lemonade!

Who doesn’t love lemonade, especially the homemade kind?  There’s nothing like a cold glass on a hot summer day!  And why not take it up a notch and make it a frozen lemonade…like a slushie but without all the added chemicals and dyes!  You can make the most delicious frozen lemonades right at home with fresh ingredients!  Just look how vibrant the colours of the slushies are with just fresh fruit!

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Make it Self-Serve!

Not only did we make frozen lemonade, but we kicked things up a notch and made different kinds with a variety fresh summer berries! I set it up as a self-serve bar and let everyone pick their own flavour.

Create-Your-Own Frozen Lemonade Bar

Add Fresh Summer Berries!

This is a fun way to serve up a frozen treat for family and friends.  Just line up some bowls with different kinds of berries and fruit and add them to the basic frozen lemonade recipe.  That way each person can make what ever kind they like, and everyone is happy!

Create Your Own Frozen Lemonade Bar

Fresh and Delicious!

We made Strawberry, Original Lemon, and Blueberry, and they were all SO delicious.  I’m a bit of a purist when it comes to lemonade so the original one was my favourite, but both the strawberry and blueberry versions were a close second.  Next time I’m going to make a Raspberry Frozen Lemonade…yum.  All this frozen lemonade talk is making you thirsty isn’t it?  😉



Frozen Lemonade

Have fun this summer and create your own frozen lemonade bar! Get creative with flavours and use fresh blueberries, strawberries and lemons!

  • Author: Jo-Anna Rooney
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 5 drinks 1x
  • Category: Drink



Basic Frozen Lemonade Recipe:

  • 5 lemons (juiced)
  • 5 cups ice cubes
  • 1/23/4 cup sugar (depending on how sweet or tart you want it)

Fruit Options (I use about 1 cup of fresh fruit):

  • fresh blueberries
  • fresh strawberries
  • fresh blackberries
  • fresh raspberries


  1. Juice your lemons, and add the juice to the blender.
  2. Add the ice cubes and sugar to the blender.
  3. Blend until nice and smooth.

Adding Fresh Fruit:

  1. If you’re adding fruit, you can add it to the blender at any time. I use roughly about 1 cup of fresh fruit. You can add less or more depending on your taste.

Keywords: Frozen Lemonade

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This is such a fun way to quench your thirst and get some reprieve from the heat of summer!  Enjoy!

Create Your Own Frozen Lemonade Bar

More Delicious Summer Lemonade Drinks:

Have a delicious day!

Disclosure:  Breville generously provided the blender for this post, but as always the ideas, photos and opinions stated here are mine.  I really think this blender is great and wouldn’t hesitate for a second to recommend it!

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  • Reply
    Carlee @cookingwithcarlee
    May 24, 2015 at 5:44 AM

    Yum! Those look perfect for a hot day!

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    May 25, 2015 at 6:24 PM

    These look so refreshing! There is nothing like fresh lemonade and your idea of adding other fruits to make more flavors is wonderful.
    Thanks for sharing,
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    Stephanie R
    May 26, 2015 at 7:54 AM

    These look SO delicious especially that strawberry one!

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    Taylor Thurston
    May 26, 2015 at 12:43 PM

    This looks amazing and refreshing! Can’t wait for the rain to let up around here so we can try it!

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    May 26, 2015 at 6:06 PM

    sounds like a summer time crowd pleaser delicious and refreshing

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    May 28, 2015 at 2:14 PM

    This could be such a fun twist on a lemonade stand!

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    Virginia Fynes
    May 28, 2015 at 6:30 PM

    I love any frozen treat! I definitely have to try this one out!

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    May 29, 2015 at 4:24 AM

    This looks absolutely delicious nad just in time for hte BBQ season!!! Thank you for sharing and joining our Oh My Heartsie Girl Wordless Wednesday Link Party.. Have a great day, co-host Evija @Fromevijawithlove x

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    May 29, 2015 at 7:53 AM

    Great idea for hot summer days!

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    May 29, 2015 at 8:34 AM

    These look like such refreshing cool drinks for summer!

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    May 29, 2015 at 8:45 AM

    I have a question: Do you use 5 lemons for EACH drink?

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      May 29, 2015 at 10:19 AM

      Hi Noreen! This recipe makes 5 cups total of frozen lemonade. So it works out to be almost 1 lemon per each drink.

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    Melissa Vera
    June 1, 2015 at 2:43 PM

    What a refreshing way to have a party. Thanks so much for linking up this week at #HomeMattersParty. Can’t wait to see what you link up next week.

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    June 4, 2015 at 5:30 AM

    I love making smoothies with my blender too and recently posted a Sangria Smoothie recipe.
    Thanks so much for sharing this recipe! I´m so excited to try it out!
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    Erin @ the-organized-life
    June 4, 2015 at 8:53 AM

    Those look amazing! Perfect for a hot summer day! Pinned.

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    Kristen from The Road to Domestication
    June 5, 2015 at 6:48 AM

    Hi, Jo-Anna! I just wanted to come by and let you know that we loved this post SO MUCH when you linked it up at the #HomeMattersParty that we’ve featured it THIS week! Would love for you to come by and check it out! This is two weeks in a row for you, right? Wohoo! You’re on a roll!!! http://theroadtodomestication.com/2015/06/05/home-matters-linky-party-40/ Happy Friday!!!

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    June 5, 2015 at 5:58 PM

    Looks easy and delicious – I’m in!!! Pinned this one to try for my family one weekend!

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    Joann Woolley
    June 6, 2015 at 11:13 PM

    My kids simply love frozen lemonade. They would be in heaven if we could make it at home. We picked some fresh blackberries today so that would definitely have to go in the mix.

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      June 8, 2015 at 1:38 PM

      Oooooh blackberries would be delicious with frozen lemonade! So many possibilities! 🙂

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    June 8, 2015 at 4:55 PM

    Is it really that easy to make. Sounds and looks delicious.

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