Homemade Cherry Lemonade
1 cup hot water
4 cups ice cold water
3/4 cup sugar
3 large lemons, squeezed (roughly 1/2 cup juice)
1/2 cup maraschino cherry juice
36 oz. lemon lime soda
Place 1 cherry in each section of 2 plastic ice trays. Fill trays with lemon lime soda and freeze. Pour sugar and hot water into a 2 quart pitcher, stir to dissolve sugar. Add remaining water, cherry juice, lemon juice and lemon lime soda. Stir and chill. Pour cold lemonade over cherry ice cubes and serve.