[WATCH] Ice-cold lemonade

Watch Pippa Mattei make a deliciously refreshing drink ideal for barbecues with lemons, a little sugar and mint. Easy peasy. 

Watch Pippa Mattei make an easy lemonade, ideal for the hot summer.

Ice-cold lemonade


  • 2 thin skinned lemons, cut into quarters
  • 50g sugar
  • 8 ice cubes
  • 1 litre cold water
  • Some fresh mint and a few slices of lemon


  1. Put cut lemons, sugar, ice cubes and water into liquidiser and process for 3 seconds ONLY.
  2. Strain into a large jug and chill.
  3. Just before serving, add more ice cubes and some thin slices of lemon.

Get more of Pippa Mattei’s recipes in her books 25 Years In A Maltese Kitchen and Pippa’s Festa.

This recipe first appeared on Gourmet Today TV, aired on TVM on 17 July, 2015.