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Ginger lemonade in two plastic glasses
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5 from 5 votes


Refreshing summer drink with ginger zing. You will not only quench the thirst, but also boost your immune system.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: beverage, ginger lemonade, lemonade, summer drink
Servings: 4 glasses
Calories: 60kcal
Author: Julia


  • 4 inch ca. 10 cm long (80g) fresh ginger
  • 1 cup (250 ml) of lemon juice (3 large lemons)
  • ½ cup (125 ml) honey
  • 3 cups (700 ml) ice cubes
  • 6 cups (1.5 litre) water


  • Peel ginger with spoon and cut on small pieces with knife. Put it aside.
  • Cut and squeeze the lemon juice from lemons straight into the blender. Add pieces of ginger and blend until perfectly smooth. Add honey or other sweetener and blend for another few seconds.
  • Prepare a lemonade carafe and fill it with ice cubes. Pour the ginger pulp over mesh strainer inside the lemonade carafe.
  • Remove and discard the pulp left in the strainer. Add filtered water and serve in glasses garnished with slice of lemon and mint leaves. Enjoy!