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Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles

Summer time is the perfect time for a cold treat. Homemade popsicles are such a great way to cool off! Kids love them, adults love them and it’s such a perfect way to celebrate summer. Here are some easy strawberry lemonade popsicles that will become a freezer staple!

Strawberry Lemonade Pops

The best thing about making homemade popsicles is that you have a completely blank canvas. You can make anything you want! You can do any of the variations these awesome fruit filled popsicles to going a bit more savory with these yogurt popsicles with crushed almonds and drizzled chocolate!

These are real simple though, just mix fresh strawberries and lemonade (homemade or not) and you have a tasty cold treat! They are so easy to make and can be frozen in as little as 6 hours. So if you get up early you can put these in and they will be ready for a fun afternoon snack.

As summer’s warmth graces us, there’s nothing quite like the refreshment of a Strawberry Lemonade Popsicle. These popsicles encapsulate the tart zing of lemonade and the sweet allure of ripe strawberries, creating a symphony of flavors that dance on the palate and cool you from the inside out.

Why This Recipe Works

  • Two-in-One Delight: Combines the best of both worlds – the classic tart lemonade and the sweetness of strawberries.
  • Quick and Easy: With minimal ingredients and hands-on time, you can have a freezer full of these delights.
  • Kid-friendly: These are a hit with the little ones, making them perfect for families.


  • Can I use frozen strawberries? Absolutely! Frozen strawberries might even lend a more consistent texture to the popsicles.
  • Is it possible to make these without added sugar? Yes, you can skip sugar or replace it with natural sweeteners like honey or agave nectar, adjusting to taste.

Tips & Tricks

  • Blending: For a smoother texture, ensure strawberries are blended finely. If you prefer bits of fruit in your popsicle, pulse them a few times for a chunkier consistency.
  • Lemon Zest: Add a bit of lemon zest for an extra zing and aromatic experience.


  • Berry Mix: Incorporate blueberries or raspberries for a mixed berry lemonade popsicle.
  • Minty Fresh: Add a handful of fresh mint leaves during blending for a refreshing twist.
  • Creamy Dream: Blend in some Greek yogurt for a creamier texture and tangy flavor.

Where to Serve

  • Summer Parties: These are a refreshing treat for BBQs, pool parties, or any summer gathering.
  • After-school treat: A great way to cool down after a sunny day out.
  • Dessert Option: Serve after dinner for a light and refreshing dessert.


  • Once frozen, transfer the popsicles into individual zip-lock bags. They can be stored in the freezer for up to a month.

Common Problems and How to Avoid Them

  • Icy Texture: If the popsicles are too icy, it might be due to a high water content. Ensure you’re using pure lemon juice and ripe strawberries. A small amount of sugar or natural sweetener can also help reduce ice crystals.
  • Popsicles Not Releasing: Running the mold under warm water for a few seconds helps in easier release.

Tips for Making this Recipe with Kids

  • Safety First: If you’re letting the kids blend, ensure it’s under supervision. Use child-safe knives if they’re helping with prepping.
  • Decorate: Let them decorate the popsicles with toppings before freezing.
  • Mix and Match: Encourage them to suggest and add their favorite fruits.

Topping Options

  • Crunchy: Before freezing, dip the tops in crushed graham crackers or granola for a crunch.
  • Chocolate Drizzle: Once frozen, drizzle melted chocolate over the popsicles and refreeze.
  • Tropical: Add some shredded coconut on top for a tropical twist.

With the perfect balance of tart, sweet, and icy, these Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles are a quintessential summer treat that’s as fun to make as it is to eat, especially with little chefs in tow. Dive into this refreshing experience and make memories along the way!

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Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles
Yield: 6 popsicles

Strawberry Lemonade Popsicles

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 6 hours
Total Time: 6 hours 5 minutes

Eating popsicles is such a perfect way to celebrate summer. Here are some easy strawberry lemonade popsicles that will become a freezer staple!


  • Lemons (peeled and cut)
  • Lemonade (I used ready made)
  • one cup of strawberries
  • If you want to make your own lemonade
  • mix 2 tablespoons of sugar with 2 cups of water and 2 tablespoons of lemon juice


  1. Place lemons and strawberries into molds 
  2. Pour lemonade on top of the fruit to fill the molds
  3. Freeze overnight
  4. When you are ready to serve run molds under hot water for 20 seconds to loosen molds

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 63Total Fat 0gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 8mgCarbohydrates 17gFiber 1gSugar 14gProtein 0g

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