Strawberry Lemon Basil Popsicles

We hope you’re enjoying your summer so far and are staying cool. Speaking of cooling off, now is excellent time to make Lia’s refreshing Strawberry + Lemon + Basil Popsicles. They are not only a perfect option for a healthy summer treat, but are also surprisingly simple to make. Try these at home and let us know what you think!


Strawberry Lemon Basil Popsicles


  • 1 cup boiled water

  • 1 cup cold water

  • 1/2 cup agave nectar (or sweetener of your choice)

  • 1 sprig of basil (left whole)

  • 3-4 basil leaves, sliced thin

  • 1 lemon, juiced

  • Strawberries, sliced



  1. Boil 1 cup of water, then add agave nectar.

  2. Remove from heat, add 1 cup of cold water, juice of 1 lemon, and 1 sprig of basil.

  3. Stir and let cool.

  4. Add sliced strawberries and thinly sliced basil to popsicle molds.

  5. Remove basil sprig from cooled syrup, and pour liquid into popsicle molds.