Orange-ginger lemonade with thyme

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A cold coming on? You are not in the mood to drink a hot tea? Than try this fresh lemonade …
5 van 1 stem
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Course Drinks
Cuisine Own recipe, Greek
Servings 3 liter


  • 500 ml fresh orange juice
  • 1 juice of a lemon
  • 1 lemon zest
  • 150 gr sugar could be replaced by honey
  • 2 cm ginger grated
  • 2 sprigs thyme sprigs of fresh thyme
  • 1 pinch salt


  • Bring the orange juice to a boil with the juice and zest of the lemon. Add the sugar, grated ginger and thyme. Leave on low heat for another 5 minutes to simmer. Turn off the heat and add the pinch of salt. Stir well.
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  • Pour the juice through a fine sieve and leave it to cool down. I keep this syrop in small bottles in the fridge. In a larger bottle, I add a little of the syrup and fill the rest of the bottle with mineral water. Tasty and refreshing with the strong flavor of thyme and ginger.
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