- 2 cups sweet cherries – deseeded
- whole cherries for garnishing
- 2 1/2 cups cold water
- 1/2 cup lemon juice
- 1/3 cup sugar
- lemon slices for garnishing
How to make Cherry Lemonade
Cherries are related to almonds and peaches as they belong to the Rosaceae family. The Romans are considered to be the discoveries of cherries. Numerous species of cherries are known to exist. The word ‘cherry’ finds its origin from the Turkish town Cerasus. Cherries have a very short fruiting season. That’s why the phrase ‘in cherry condition’! Canada holds a world record in baking the biggest cherry pie in the world! Did you know that the colors of cherries can vary from yellow to deep blackish-red?