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Southern Summertime Lemonade

2 fresh lemons (about 1/3 cup juice)
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1 quart water
Sprigs of mint
Ice cubesSqueeze lemons; add sugar, water and mint. Shake well and refrigerate for flavors to mellow (1/2 to 6 hours).Pour over ice cubes and serve.This will make 4 large glasses. If desired, a few strips of lemon peel may be added at the beginning for a more intense flavor.


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