Watermelon and Basil Lemonade

Watermelon and Basil Lemonade

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A quick and easy blend of fruits, herbs and lemonade, which is guaranteed to perk up your mood! The pleasing taste and colour of watermelon combines beautifully with the sharp, herby taste of basil, in a tangy base of chilled lemonade that is sure to leave a tingling sensation on your taste buds.

To get the Watermelon and Basil Lemonade right, make sure you deseed the watermelon cubes and ensure that the lemonade is chilled.

This is a really interesting ‘upgrade’ to your usual dose of lemonade, and you will feel glad you tried it.

You can also have a go at other lemonade based recipes like the Orange Pineapple and Lemonade Drink or Pink Lemonade .

Watermelon and Basil Lemonade recipe - How to make Watermelon and Basil Lemonade

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     3Makes 3 glasses
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3 cups watermelon (tarbuj) cubes
2 tbsp chopped basil
1 cup chilled lemonade
2 tbsp lemon juice
1/4 cup sugar

  1. Combine all the ingredients, except the lemonade in a mixer and blend till smooth.
  2. Strain the mixture using a strainer in a deep bowl.
  3. Add the lemonade and mix well.
  4. Pour the drink into 3 individual glasses and serve immediately.


Watermelon and Basil Lemonade
 on 18 Apr 17 03:27 PM

Wooww so simple and quick with a refreshing and flavorful, all my friends loved the herby taste of basil and tanginess of lemonade...