Homemade lemonade with ATTIKI island thyme honey

Type: Beverage
Preparation time: 10 minutes
Ready in: 2 hours
Quantity: serves 8

320 ml fresh lemon juice
150 ml water
300 g ATTIKI island thyme honey
1 lemon


Put the lemon juice, water, honey and lemon zest in a saucepan. Simmer on low heat for 5 minutes and remove from heat. Let the lemonade cool down completely and put in a clean glass bottle with an airtight cap. Serve the lemonade in tall glasses, which you half fill with the home-made lemonade you prepared and dilute with ice water or soda water. You can add ice and decorate with spearmint leaves.


  • Taste for sweetness, and increase the honey quantity accordingly.
  • You can colour the lemonade with a few drops of cherry or pomegranate syrup.
  • Replace with oranges and you can make home-made orange squash using the same recipe. Don’t forget to taste and adjust the honey quantity, to get the desired result!