A Reason to Celebrate - National Lemonade Day! - Food & Beverage Magazine

A Reason to Celebrate – National Lemonade Day!

Ledgers lemonade

Enjoy National Lemonade Day with these three great Recipes for Delicious lemonade.

Ledger’s Lemonade

Ledgers lemonadeIngredients:

  • Q Tonic
  • 2 parts Premium Gin
  • 1 part Fresh Lemon Juice
  • Dash Simple Syrup
  • Lemon Wedge, for Garnish


Add 2 ounces of premium gin, 1 ounce of fresh lemon juice and a dash of simple syrup to a cocktail shaker. Vigorously shaker and pour into a tall glass with ice. Top with Q Tonic as desired. Garnish with a lemon wedge.

Cruzan® Blue Velvet

Cruzan® Blue VelvetIngredients:

  • 1 part Cruzan® Blueberry Lemonade Rum
  • 1 part Cruzan® Raspberry Rum
  • 1/2 part Sour Mix
  • 3 parts Cranberry Juice


Build in a tall glass over ice. Top with cranberry juice and stir. Garnish with a lemon wedge and/or blueberries.

Cruzan® Blueberry Lemonade Cooler

Cruzan® Blueberry Lemonade CoolerIngredients:

  • 2 parts Cruzan® Blueberry Lemonade Rum
  • 3/4 part Fresh Grapefruit Juice
  • 1 small pinch Sea Salt
  • Club Soda


Combine rum, grapefruit juice and salt over ice in a shaker. Shake vigorously for 10 seconds. Double strain into a glass over ice and top with club soda. Garnish with a twist of lemon peel.