Basic Lemonade, plus several twists
1 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice (8 lemons)
1/2 cup sugar
5 cups cold water
In pitcher, mix lemon juice, sugar, and water. Pour over ice cubes.
For honey lemonade, stir in 1 cup of honey into 1 cup hot water. Replace sugar with honey water.
For lemony julep lemonade, stir a few mint sprigs into your pitcher.
For raspberry float lemonade, drop a sweet scoop of raspberry sherbet in your glass to make drink even cooler.