Simply So Good: Old Fashion Lemonade Make Simple Syrup by boiling 1 1/2 cups water 1 1/2 cups Sugar Cool Add juice of 6 lemons Add Zest of 1 lemon Makes your lemon concentrate. Will last weeks in refrigerator. Use a glass container. Mix with ice and water and serve. Variations: Add strawberries, I like to mix with Iced Tea for an Arnold Palmer.