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Healthy Homemade Lemonade from Real Lemons

I make this healthy homemade lemonade recipe nearly every day for a refreshing summer drink! Avoid the calories from sugar by using a few drops of Stevia instead which is 300x sweeter! You will love this recipe!

Course Drinks
Cuisine American, Italian, Mediterranean
Keyword fresh lemonade from real lemons
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 Glass


  • 1 real lemon
  • 1/2 tsp liquid Stevia to taste (more or less)
  • 16 oz water
  • ice cubes optional


  1. Using a juice press, squeeze the lemon to extract all the fresh juice

  2. Pour into glass and add 1/2 tsp liquid Stevia (adjust amount to taste)

  3. Serve chilled over ice or at room temperature (per your preference!)

Recipe Notes

You can stretch the lemonade by serving only 1/2 lemon per glass.  

Approximately 1 large lemon makes 1/8 cup fresh lemon "juice"