Sparkling Sugar-Free Basil Lemonade is a wonderful refreshing beverage for the summer season made completely sugar-free!
Lemonade isn’t just for kids! This recipe takes lemonade to a whole new level by adding some fresh basil and seltzer making it a light fresh summery beverage! With only 3 calories and no sugar this is a drink you can enjoy every day without guilt. If you’re not a fan of basil you can certainly leave it out but I guarantee if you venture to try it, you will be utterly surprised by how fresh and tasty it is! Wonderfully aromatic it will smell fabulous in your house after making it. The taste of basil is not overpowering in the least and gives the lemonade a depth of flavor you just won’t get with typical lemonade.
- 4 cups water
- 1 cup fresh basil
- 3 large lemons, juiced or 1/2 cup lemon juice
- 6 cups sparkling water, lemon flavor
- 1-2 teaspoons lemon liquid stevia
- 1 lemon, sliced to garnish