A Berry Good Lemonade

This recipe is a twist on traditional lemonade that’s absolutely perfect for the Arizona heat.

Haylee Haupt, Columnist

If you’re someone who likes lemonade but is starting to get tired of the same taste, maybe a berry lemonade could put a spin on things. Lucky for you, this recipe has not one but three berries to mix into the lemony beverage.

Ingredients (serves 24):

  • 1 gallon of water
  • 4 cups of sugar
  • 6 cups of lemon juice
  • 1 cup of blueberries
  • 1 cup of blackberries
  • 1 cup of raspberries
  • Strips of lemon peels


  1. Pour the water into a large container
  2. Pour the lemon juice into the water and stir
  3. Pour the sugar in slowly and stir
  4. Put the blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, and lemon peels in a blender with water or lemon juice. Blend until it has a watery consistency
  5. Slowly pour the berry mixture into the lemon mixture
  6. Stir until completely mixed together

This recipe is simple and takes very little time. It makes many servings so you can enjoy it for many days, or share it with those around you.