Simple Lemonade
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Simple Sweet & Salty Lemonade(3S Lemonade)

This Simple, Sweet & Salty Lemonade or simply 3S  is a recipe from my brother.It is a perfect thirst quencher for summer.

Story behind Sweet & Salty Lemonade

We all have some memories connected with food.When I say or make this Sweet & Salty Lemonade,I always remember the scene years before.Actually this recipe was by my brother.He once told my Mom that he had tasted Sweet & Salty Lemonade somewhere in his friends home and he wants to make the same way.We loved the taste instantly.And from then on wards whenever we make Lemonade, we make it this way.I thank my brother for introducing this flavor to me.I would like to know any of your memories connected with food.

Simple Lemonade
Simple Sweet & Salty Lemonadae

The reason of adding salt in Lemonade is

1.It boost the sweetness of the drink.

2.When we add only sugar,it doesn’t quench our thirst.But adding a pinch of salt do.

Health Benefits of Lemon

Lemons are citrus fruit which is rich in medicinal values.Lemons strengthen our immune system. They are used in treatment for indigestion,Constipation and to cleanse the stomach.They are considered as the blood purifier.Lemons are usually used for skin and hair care.It helps in weight reduction too. Facts as learned from here. Check out this link to see updated benefits of lemon.

Lemonades help in keeping the body cool during summer.You can try lots of flavors in Lemonade if you wish.

Simple Lemonade

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How did I make Sweet & Salty Lemonade


Lemon – 1 big sized

Water – 2 cups

Organic Sugar – 1/2 cup

Salt – 1/6 tsp


  • Add sugar in water.Stir till the sugar dissolves.
  • Squeeze lemon into the water and sugar mixture.
  • Add Salt.
  • Serve chilled.


  1. Instead of water, you can add soda to make Lemon soda.
  2. You can add 1 tbsn of ginger juice to it to make Ginger Lemonade.


  1. Adjust sugar and salt as per your needs.
  2. If you don’t like to add salt,you can avoid it.
  3. Best served when chilled.

Simple Sweet & Salty Lemonade

Course Drinks
Cuisine International
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 3 people
Author Lathiya Shanmugasundaram


  • 1 no Lemon medium sized
  • 2 cups Water
  • 1/2 cup Organic Sugar
  • 1/6 tsp Salt


  • Add sugar in water.Stir till the sugar dissolves.
  • Squeeze lemon into the water and sugar mixture.
  • Add Salt.
    Serve chilled.


  1. Adjust sugar and salt as per your needs.
  2. If you don't like to add salt,you can avoid it.
  3. Best served when chilled.

Simple Lemonade


Simple Lemonade
Simple Sweet & Salty Lemonadae


I’m sending this recipe to Fiesta Friday.

and Cookblogshare.


  1. Very refreshing drink Lathiya 🙂

  2. wow, sweet salty lemonade.. Sounds really great.. I am sure all will love this drink at the party.
    Happy Fiesta Friday..

    1. Thank you..yes for sure everyone will love it 🙂. Happy Fiesta Friday 😊

  3. Nothing like a plain old simple sweet and salt lemonade 🙂 Thanks for sharing this Lathiya! Happy fiesta friday 🙂

    1. I totally agree with you.. nothing can beat our good old lemonade 🙂.. Happy Fiesta Friday 😊

  4. Nimbu pani is a lifeline in summer.Absolutely love the pics 🙂

    1. Truly summer passes without lemonade.. Thank you 😊

  5. Wow! There’s always a pitcher of lemonade in the fridge, but never thought about adding salt. Definitely trying this. Thanks!

    1. Do will feel the difference in taste.. Thank you 😊

  6. Just like making cookies or cakes, you add a little salt to accentuate the sweet. I think it’s brilliant!

    1. Yes.. absolutely right 🙂 . Thank you 😊

  7. I had no idea adding a little salt to a lemonade quenches thirst more effectively! Thank you for bringing your lovely refreshing lemonade recipe to #CookBlogShare:)

    1. Yes it do..try it, you will love it 🙂… Thank you 😊

  8. Perfect summer drink!

    1. Absolutely right..Thank you

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  10. aanchalgupta3

    Very refreshing drink.Perfect for summers!

  11. Wow so refreshing… can have it all day long ,😃😃😃😃

  12. Perfect drink for a hot sultry summer, nothing can beat it 😊👍🏻

  13. Much refreshing, i can have everyday instead of only summer lathiya 👌👌

  14. Nice one, I too want to write something simiilar now..lovely clicks. Its a refreshing drink

    1. Thank you so much Jayashree😊

  15. Soniya

    I remember having this alot when I was in India! Looks so refreshing 👌☝️

  16. Just what one requires during the hot weather! Looks refreshing 🙂

  17. Perfect drink for hot summer days! This reminds my childhood days, we use to drink 2 times a day:)

    1. That’s a cute share of childhood memories… Thank you 😊

  18. We always add salt in our lemonade, even at my parents house too. Salt makes this drink actually more interesting and delicious!

    1. Truly said 😊… Thank you 😊

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