This is great for a BBQ, I double the recipe and use a cooler and everyone can help them self, this is better than soda any day.
½ cup boiling water
1 ½ cups fresh lemon juice
4 ½ cups cold water
Place sugar, boiling water, and lemon juice in a 2 quart pitcher and stir vigorously with a spoon until sugar is dissolved. Cover and store in refrigerator until ready to use. Add cold water, ice cubes and lemon slices. Stir. Pour over ice cubes in a 10 to 12 ounce glass.
Yield: 6 to 8 servings.