This old-fashioned lemonade is easy to make with just 3 simple ingredients.
Combine 1 cup sugar and 1 cup water in a small pot and stir over medium heat until the sugar has completely dissolved.
Allow to cool while you're squeezing your lemons.
Squeeze lemons with a lemon juicer or a fork (see post for the how-to).
Strain lemon juice into a jug.
Add 5 cups of water.
Add simple syrup to taste.
Chill and serve over ice.