The blend of juices from the bittersweet grapefruit and the tarty lemon makes for the perfect lemonade. The flavor is sharp and zesty, with just the right amount of sweetness from the honey. This recipe is a great summer refreshment to bring to a BBQ or a picnic.
Honey Grapefruit Lemonade Adpated from atastylovestory Yields about 1 liter
Juice of 2 pink grapefruit Juice of 1 lemon ½ liter sparkling water (Pellegrino or Perrier) 3-4 tbsp honey Crushed or cubed ice Slices of lemon & grapefruit
Combine the fruit juices in a pitcher, if serving straight away, add the mint leaves, crushing them. Stir in the honey until dissolved. Add sparkling water, tasting as you go, to make sure it isn't to diluted.
To take on a picnic, add ice cubs and slices of grapefruit and lemons to the pitcher before leaving.
Server over ice and sliced fruit.