Lemon Ice Cubes Recipe: 2 Ways to Make Lemon Ice Cubes for Your Lemon Water & Other Drinks by Donna John

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4 months ago
Lemon Ice Cubes Recipe: 2 Ways to Make Lemon Ice Cubes for Your Lemon Water & Other Drinks

Starting your day with lemon water may be the healthy kick you need. The benefits of drinking lemon water include aiding in digesting, helping you lose weight, a vitamin C and potassium boost, preventing kidney stones and helps keep your body hydrated. 

While adding a squeeze of lemon into your water is a fine, these lemon ice cubes will up the lemon flavor and keep it nice and cold. Not only is this lemon ice cube recipe good for lemon water, but it's also a fun way to keep other drinks cold and add an interesting twist. 

Try these lemon ice cubes in lemonadesangriaiced tea or any drink that could use a lemony kick. Here are two ways to make lemon ice cubes – one uses just lemon juice and the other utilizes the whole lemon. 

Lemon Juice Ice Cubes


  • freshly squeezed lemon juice

Here's how to make it:

  1. Pour the lemon juice into ice cube trays.
  2. Freeze.
  3. Once frozen, pop them out of the tray and store in a plastic freezer bag until needed.

Whole Lemon Ice Cubes


  • lemons
  • water

Here's how to make it:

  1. Cut the lemons into pieces. Put them into a blender with a small amount of water.
  2. Blend until smooth. Slowly add more water until you get a pourable consistency.
  3. Pour the mixture into ice cube trays. Freeze.
  4. Once frozen, pop them out of the tray and store in a freezer bag. 

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Donna John
I am on Day Two of drinking a big glass of lemon water every morning. I watched a video about how good it is for you, so going to give it a try. These lemon ice cubes really up the flavor.
This is genius. I’m on it! 🍋
Vicki Shanta Retelny, RDN
I love this idea of making lemon ice cubes!
Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
I agree with Vicki Shanta Retelny, RDN - this is an amazing idea, Donna John ! Wish I would have thought of this years ago. So smart, easy and delish!

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