whipped lemonadae 05

Summer is in full swing, which means it’s time to discover your new favorite drink: Whipped Lemonade! Lemonade has long been the frontrunner in the refreshing summer drinks category and there are about a zillion spins on classic lemonade to make it more exciting.

You can add other fruits to lemonade like raspberry and strawberry. You can add herbs to lemonade like basil or mint. You can obviously add booze and seltzer to lemonade to make a spiked version and the list goes on and on for how to switch up its tart-yet-sweet flavor profile.

Related: 44 TikTok Recipe Riffs That Are Easy to Make and Actually Taste Good

Lemonade can even be turned into a fancy affair, when served on the porch or in the backyard with a whole summer spread. But thanks to TikTok, lemonade has been taken to the next level—which is pretty customary for TikTok. Step aside Whipped Coffee, Whipped Lemonade is here to seize the spotlight!

TikTok users have tried a few different ways to give lemonade that frothy look, and we tested them out so you know which ones are worth it and which ones are not. Keep reading for the best TikTok Whipped Lemonade recipes, plus how to make them.

What is Whipped Lemonade?

Who would’ve thought adding cream to your lemonade powder would make for the hottest trend of summer? Well, one TikToker figured the unexpected pair would be a great match and thus, Whipped Lemonade was created.

Taking inspiration from Whipped Coffee, this first recipe has you adding heavy cream to your usual lemonade powder packet in order to add the much sought-after whipped aesthetic to your drink. Be prepared to whisk vigorously for at least two minutes, if you don’t have an electric hand mixer!

This TikTok tutorial has 2.2 million views showing how to make this on-trend lemonade:

Drag the slider to fit the puzzle piece

To make Whipped Lemonade you’ll need the following ingredients:

  • 1 pack of crystal light lemonade
  • ¼ cup heavy whipping cream (or coconut cream, or even half & half works!)
  • 1 cup water
  • Ice
  • Electric hand mixer or whisk
  • Mixing cup
  • Cocktail glass
  • Cocktail umbrella (optional)

Instructions for making whipped lemonade:

  1. Pour your cream into a cup.
  2. Add the packet of crystal light to it.
  3. Now, get ready to mix! Place your hand mixer in the cram and crystal light mixture and combine for 2 to 3 minutes until the mixture doubles in size.
  4. Combine water and ice in your cocktail glass.
  5. Pour your whipped lemonade over the water.
  6. Mix your whipped lemonade into the water.
  7. Add your cocktail umbrella for some summer fun.
  8. Note: Use within one hour of preparing.

Frozen Whipped Lemonade

If crystal light powder is too strong of a flavor for you, and you prefer your drinks to be extra cool, then this recipe is for you! You can even add some tequila or vodka to the mix to add a party vibe to your Whipped Lemonade.

To make Frozen Whipped Lemonade you’ll need:

  • 1/2 cup store-bought lemonade (I used strawberry lemonade!)
  • 2 cups of ice
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • A blender
  • A cocktail glass
  • Reusable straw
  • 2 oz of your favorite white liquor (optional)

Instructions for making Frozen Whipped Lemonade:

  1. Add ice to blender.
  2. Pour 1/2 cup lemonade and 1/2 cup water over ice.
  3. Blend until ice is smooth.
  4. Pour frozen whipped lemonade into cocktail glass.
  5. Add the optional white liquor.
  6. Enjoy!

Tried-and-True Lemonade with a Twist

If those first two recipes don’t excite you, you can always make tried-and-true lemonade with a frothy twist. One TikTok user decided to make a straightforward frothy lemonade drink that has the look of Whipped Lemonade, but uses a basic lemonade recipe and it’s our personal favorite variation of the trend.

To make Tried-and-True Lemonade with a Twist you’ll need:

  • 1 lemon
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 tbs of sugar
  • Ice
  • Electric hand mixer
  • A mixing glass
  • A cocktail glass

Instructions for Tried-and-True Lemonade with a Twist:

  1. Juice lemon into mixing glass.
  2. Add sugar to lemon juice.
  3. Use the electric hand mixer for 10-20 seconds until mixture is frothy.
    Combine ice and water in cocktail glass.
  4. Pour lemon/sugar mixture over water.
  5. Enjoy!

Whipped Lemonade

  • ¼ cup heavy whipping cream (or coconut cream, or even half & half works!)
  • ½ cup Store-bought lemonade (I used strawberry lemonade!)
  1. Pour your cream into a cup.

  2. Add the packet of crystal light to it.

  3. Now, get ready to mix! Place your hand mixer in the cram and crystal light mixture and combine for 2 to 3 minutes until the mixture doubles in size.

  4. Combine water and ice in your cocktail glass.

  5. Pour your whipped lemonade over the water.

  6. Mix your whipped lemonade into the water.

  7. Add your cocktail umbrella for some summer fun.

  8. Note: Use within one hour of preparing.

  1. Add ice to blender.

  2. Pour ½ cup lemonade and ½ cup water over ice.

  3. Blend until ice is smooth.

  4. Pour frozen whipped lemonade into cocktail glass.

  5. Add the optional white liquor.

  6. Enjoy!

  1. Juice lemon into mixing glass.

  2. Add sugar to lemon juice.

  3. Use the electric hand mixer for 10-20 seconds until mixture is frothy.

  4. Combine ice and water in cocktail glass.

  5. Pour lemon/sugar mixture over water.

  6. Enjoy!