Summer Basil Lemonade

What could be more thirst quenching on a hot summer day than a mason jar full of homemade lemonade filled with ice? There’s just something about the taste of lemonade that lets our body and mind know that it’s summer. Something about the sweat dripping off the cold class and the smell of sweet lemons that naturally refreshes us.

With the abundance of local basil in Virginia right now, especially the harvest fromVictory Farms, mix up your traditional lemonade recipe with some fresh basil leaves for a taste that will soon make it’s home on your palate.

Click here for our favorite basil-lemonade summer recipe.