Brazilian Lemonade (With Limes and Condensed Milk) Recipe

Brazilian Lemonade (With Limes and Condensed Milk) Recipe

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Brazilian-style lemonade is made with fresh lime juice and sweetened with condensed milk. It's a richer, sweeter version of the lemonade we're used to, and excellent with a shot of Cachaça.

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  • Yield:makes 1 quart, serving 4 to 6
  • Active time: 15 minutes
  • Total time:15 minutes


  • 1/2 cup juice from about 10 limes or 5 lemons
  • 3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk
  • pinch salt
  • 3 cups cold water
  • 1 quart ice


  1. 1.

    Combine lemon or lime juice, condensed milk, salt, and water in a blender. Blend until homogenous and frothy, about 30 seconds. Transfer to a pitcher. Add ice. Serve immediately.