This was invented in the quest for something zingy to replace the zip of a glass of white wine.
The trick is to sip, not guzzle, make it easier by cramming the glass with ice and lemon.
One glass with a meal at weekends only. Just like wine, right?
It’s important that you make this look special so that you don’t just knock it back in one but linger over it and appreciate its lemoniness. So:
Get two nice tumblers or large wine glasses and fill them with ice and a couple of lemon slices or wedges.
Crack open the lemonade and pour half the can into each glass.
Top up with a small amount of sparkling water.
Squeeze all the juice of half a big lemon into each – the key to this drink is the lemon, it has to be sharp, not sweet.
Add a sprig of mint if you have any, or even squeeze some lime in as well and add a slice of lime to the rim of the glass.
Sip slowwwwwly with your meal.
Feel awesome the next day, with no hangover or fuzzy head.
I usually have mine with a pizza.
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