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**History of Lemonade**:
– A drink made with lemons, dates, and honey consumed in Mamluk Egypt.
– Compagnie de Limonadiers sold lemonade in Paris in 1676.
Carbonated water invented by Joseph Priestley in 1767.
– First reference to carbonated lemonade in British refreshment stalls in 1833.
– R. Whites Lemonade sold in the UK since 1845.

**Varieties of Lemonade**:
– Cloudy lemonade: Non-carbonated with fresh lemon juice, served cold or hot, iconic for children’s summer lemonade stands.
– Pink lemonade: Created by adding fruit juices or food coloring, popular variation of traditional lemonade.
– Clear lemonade: Predominant in the UK, Ireland, France, carbonated lemon-flavored beverage, with speciality flavors like Shandy.
– Brown lemonade in Northern Ireland flavored with brown sugar.
– Lemonades in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh may contain salt or ginger juice.

**Lemonade Recipes**:
– Ginger Limeade (Shikanji).
– Mint lemonade / pudina shikanji / pudina nimbu paani / masala lemonade.
– Limonana.
– Summer cooler with a refreshing lemonade twist.
– Classic cooking of Punjab lemonade.

**Publications and Sources**:
– Indian Express.
– Rough Guides Snapshot.
– Julie Sahni’s ‘Indian regional classics’.
– Jiggs Kalra and Pushpesh Pant’s ‘Classic cooking of Punjab’.
– London Labour and the London Poor by Henry Mayhew.

**Archived Information and External Links**:
– Lemonade-related content archived from 2011 to 2023, including recipes and articles.
– ISBN of cooking books related to lemonade.
– Archived lemonade sales data from 1851.
– Lemonade media on Wikimedia Commons.
– External links related to lemonade, including lemonade recipes and historical references.

Lemonade (Wikipedia)

Lemonade is a sweetened lemon-flavored drink.

Glass of cloudy homemade lemonade, typical in North America, France and South Asia
Carbonated lemonade (R. White's lemonade soft drink pictured), typical in the UK, Ireland and Oceania

There are varieties of lemonade found throughout the world. In North America and South Asia, cloudy lemonade is a common variety. It is traditionally a homemade drink using lemon juice, water, and a sweetener such as cane sugar, simple syrup, maple syrup or honey. In the United Kingdom, Ireland, Central Europe, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand, a carbonated lemonade soft drink is more common. Despite the differences between the drinks, each is known simply as "lemonade" in countries where it is dominant.

The suffix "-ade" may also be applied to other similar drinks made with different fruits, such as limeade, orangeade, or cherryade.

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