Dandelion Lemonade


Dandelion is known to be high in Vitamin C and Antioxidants and my favorite form of weed control is to just consume these tasty and healthy plants. Here is one of my favorite dandelion recipes for a nice spring time drink. Enjoy!

 

Dandelion Lemonade
A delightful dandelion drink.
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14 calories
4 g
0 g
0 g
0 g
0 g
252 g
14 g
3 g
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Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
252g
Amount Per Serving
Calories 14
Calories from Fat 1
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g
0%
Saturated Fat 0g
0%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
Monounsaturated Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg
0%
Sodium 14mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates 4g
1%
Dietary Fiber 0g
0%
Sugars 3g
Protein 0g
Vitamin A
0%
Vitamin C
9%
Calcium
1%
Iron
0%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Ingredients
  1. 8 oz water
  2. A handful of dandelion blossoms (about 1/3-1/2 cup)
  3. 1-2 tablespoons lemon juice
  4. Sugar/honey/any preferred sweetener to taste
Instructions
  1. Boil water.
  2. Put dandelion blossoms in a cup.
  3. Add boiling water to cup, fully immersing blossoms.
  4. For hot beverage, let steep for 5 minutes and add lemon juice and sweetener.
  5. For cold beverage, let sit in refrigerator until chilled and add lemon juice and sweetener.
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calories
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carbs
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Harold

Homesteader, Blogger and Podcaster at Small Town Homestead
I am a husband to Mary and father to three daughters. My family and I are striving to become more self sufficient everyday as we grow our own food and pursue a more natural and organic lifestyle.

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