Blueberry Maple Lemonade

by Michael Conrad
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Blueberry Maple Lemonade

Recipe Blueberry maple lemonade recipe gallery image
Just a hint of real maple syrup is used in the simple syrup for this recipe. This adds a hint of rich maple goodness, without overpowering the other flavors.
  • Prep Time20 min
  • Cook Time5 min
  • Total Time25 min
  • Yield4 servings
  • Serving Size8 oz
  • Cuisine
    • American
    • Southern
  • Course
    • Drinks
    • Porch Break

What You Need To Gather


  • 1 c. fresh or frozen blueberries
  • 3 T. fresh mint, crushed
  • 1-2 T. real maple syrup
  • 3 T. honey, (preferably local bees by the beach from Conrad Farms in Tanger Outlet).
  • 3 c. water, divided
  • ½ c. fresh lemon juice
  • 1 c. club soda
  • Ice cubes, to serve

Optional Garnish

  • Mint sprigs
  • Fresh blueberries
  • Lemon wedges



To prepare the blueberry maple simple syrup, combine the blueberries, mint, maple syrup, honey, and one quarter cup water in a small saucepan set over medium heat.


Simmer until the mixture is heated through and starts to thicken, approximately 4-5 minutes. As the mixture simmers, gently press the blueberries with a wooden spoon to release juices while stirring to combine with the other ingredients.


Remove from heat and pour through a fine mesh strainer to separate the solids. Reserve remaining liquid syrup and set aside to cool.


Add lemon juice and remaining water to a large pitcher. Add blueberry maple simple syrup, to taste, and stir to combine.


Fill 4 glasses with ice and fill each 2/3 full with the blueberry lemonade mixture. Top off each glass with some club soda and garnish with sprigs of fresh mint, blueberries, and/or lemon wedges, if desired. Enjoy!

There is nothing better in the extreme southern heat, than a nice glass of lemonade. Well here is a spin on an old southern favorite that is great for a mid-day break, or an evening with friends. With our local honey and maple syrup you will wow your guests. Visit us in Tanger Outlets

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