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Strawberry Thyme Lemonade to Beat the Summer Heat

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This Strawberry Thyme Lemonade is so refreshing and perfect for summer. You’re going to love the flavor of this strawberry lemonade with thyme and crave more and more! Make certain that you serve over ice and top with a lemon slice for a delicious and fun flavor! We have so many more beverage recipes!

There is nothing like fresh squeezed lemon juice and perfectly ripened strawberries! Except maybe some fresh thyme or a sprig of thyme!

Check out our Copycat Strawberry Limeade Recipe as well!

This fun strawberry drink is perfect for cooling down in the summer while treating your taste buds to a unique and delicious beverage. It can really cool you down on a hot summer day!

Strawberry Thyme Lemonade

Since the majority of this recipe is strawberries, lemon juice, and water it’s so easy and simple to make! You just need to bring the simple syrup in a small saucepan to a boil and you’re well on your way!

This is one drink recipe that the boys and I love. It’s so refreshing and when I can use fresh strawberries from the garden or the Farmer’s Market, I’m in heaven over the flavor and the taste! I just love the tastes of summer!

Can you use sparkling water for this recipe?

You can but don’t have to. I would only use it in the end when I’m adding it to the blender and not when I’m mixing it over the stove. It could be a fun way to add a fun flavoring to the drink.

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Make it a Meal:

Now is the time to give meal planning a try! You can easily plan out your meals so that it’s less stress on you and the family during the week. When everyone knows what to expect for dinner, it’s nice and relaxing and fewer questions asked!

Main Dish: Slow Cooker Pork Tacos

Vegetable Side: Ginger Carrot Soup

Starch Side: Leftover Boiled Potatoes

Don’t forget Dessert: Strawberry Cake Mix Cookies

Best Lemonade Recipes:

Once you make this Easy Lemonade Recipe, you’re going to realize that there are so many other flavors to try out! You need to be certain that you try a few more of my favorites that I’ve gathered up and listed for you below! You just can’t go wrong with lemonade sitting in the fridge, waiting to be enjoyed.

The flavor of this Orange Lemonade Mocktail is such a great flavor!

Don’t miss out on these Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes! A fast and simple dessert that the family will love.

The flavor of this Blueberry Lemonade Drink is such a great compliment to the summer heat!

If you love peaches, you’re not going to want to miss out on this Homemade Peach Lemonade Recipe!

Pair up some of these tasty beverages with some of these fun Lemon Desserts Your Family Will Love.

You’ll really like this Raspberry Lemonade Cheesecake recipe! Smooth and perfect for summer.

Make certain to try this Citrus Berry Cooler Mocktail as well. The kids will love the refreshing taste!

Can you use frozen strawberries for this drink?

You bet. I’ve used frozen strawberries before as well and it’s still delicious. Just know that the frozen strawberries will make it a bit thicker in texture so you’re going to have more of a slushie rather than lemonade. Either way, still good!

More Strawberry Recipes:

Strawberry Thyme Lemonade

Strawberry Thyme Lemonade

This lemonade recipe is a fast and easy way to make a refreshing drink.


  • 1 pound of fresh Strawberries
  • 8 - 10 sprigs of fresh Thyme
  • ½ cup of freshly squeezed Lemon Juice (this is about big lemons)
  • ½ cup of Sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon of salt
  • 1 + 4 cups of cold water
  • slice of strawberry, Thyme Sprigs and Lemon wedges for garnish (optional)


Bring the sugar and 1 cup of water to a boil in a small saucepan. Do this over medium heat. Make sure that you're stirring to dissolve the sugar. Once done take off the heat and add in the thyme leaves. This needs to steep for 30 minutes or more. Once done let it cool to room temp.

Clean and take the stems off the strawberries. (saveabout 6 strawberries for later) Chop up the rest of the strawberries.

Put the thym syrup, chopped strawberries, salt, lemon juice, and another cup of water in the blender. Blend on high for a few minutes.

Add in the last 2 cups of water and mix.

Serve over ice and garnish.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 106Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 106mgCarbohydrates: 28gFiber: 3gSugar: 22gProtein: 1g

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