This drink is perfectly refreshing on a hot summer day. The Cayenne pepper brings out the sweetness of the lemons along with the honey.

Creole Lemonade

Ingredients:

2 cups crushed ice
3 lemons, sliced
1 cinnamon stick, ground (or 2 tablespoons cinnamon)
1 pinch Cayenne pepper
1 cup honey
Juice of 4 lemons, freshly squeezed
4 cups boiling water

Instructions:

In a large pitcher, add ice, lemon slices, cinnamon and Cayenne pepper. Stir in honey, lemon juice and mix thoroughly. Pour boiling water into the pitcher to finish.

Refrigerate.

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