Happy Lemonade Day! I love lemonade. I love cucumbers with a tad bit of spice. This recipe is one of my favorites. It’s a very refreshing drink with a kick plus each ingredient has a lot of healthy benefits. I hope that you give this recipe a try and enjoy it as much as I do!
3 Cups of Water
Cayenne Pepper Seasoning (a few dashes – I used 1 tsp. but it depends on your spice meter.)
Optional: Agave or any other sweetener (I didn’t use any.)
Optional: Cucumber & Lemon Slices (for garnishes)
- Juice cucumbers and set aside.
- Juice lemons and set aside.
- Combine cucumber juice, lemon juice, and water together.
- Sprinkle a few dashes of cayenne pepper and stir.
- Taste and add more cayenne if needed. (Sometimes, I add more to my individual cup.)
About 12 servings (or more)Fun Idea:
Make Popsicles with your juice. The cayenne pepper will float to the bottom of mold, so it’s at the top of the popsicle. It’s spicy but lick the sides to cool down the spice. SO Yummy!
Fun Facts about the Ingredients:
Lemons are considered a superfood because they have a lot of vitamins and minerals as well as antioxidants.
Cucumbers offers your body hydration since it’s made up of a lot of water. Cucumbers really has a lot of health benefits such as it soothes your skin’s aches and pains, and its a heart healthy food.
Water as we all know has a lot of benefits and is a true fundamental to life and with out it we would not be alive.
Cayenne Pepper has a lot of vitamins that give us energy. It also helps aid digestion, supports detox, and weight loss.
This lemonade is not only tasty but is also healthy! Drink up!