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Lemon Soda

  • Author: Sonja Overhiser
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 drink 1x


Lemon soda is easy to make at home and irresistibly good! Fresh citrus brings a bright pop that’s infinitely better than store bought.


  • 2 ounces (¼ cupsimple syrup
  • 2 ounces (¼ cup) fresh lemon juice (1 large or 2 small lemons)
  • 8 ounces (1 cupsoda water


  1. Single glass: In the serving glass, stir the simple syrup and lemon juice. Add ice and top with soda water and stir gently to combine. Garnish with lemon wedge and serve with ice (makes 10 ounces or 1 ½ cups).
  2. Pitcher: In a large pitcher, combine 1 ½ cups simple syrup, ½ cups lemon juice, and 6 cups soda water. Add ice and serve (makes 8 1 cup servings).
  • Category: Drink
  • Method: Stirred
  • Cuisine: American
  • Diet: Vegan

Keywords: Lemon soda