How to Make Beyonce's Grandmother's Lemonade Recipe

Published On 04/29/2016 Published On 04/29/2016
Beyonce's Lemonade
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Beyonce's Family's Lemonade Recipe

Total Time:  Like, five minutes
Yield:  4-5 cups


  • One pint of water (or, 2 cups)
  • 1/2 pound of sugar (about 2 and a half cups)
  • The juice of eight lemons
  • The zest of lemon
  • Two jugs
  • A clean napkin
  • Tears of Jay Z (optional)


  • Take one pint of water, add half pound of sugar
  • Add the juice of eight lemons, the zest of half lemon
  • Pour the water from one jug, then to the other several times
  • Strain through a clean napkin