This goth lemonade recipe is exactly what you need to survive summer

June 12, 2017
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[Photo by: Instructables]

There’s nothing like a good ‘ol glass of lemonade to keep us refreshed in the summer, and it looks like we’ll be able to quench our thirst with a lemonade as dark as our wardrobe with this recipe.

Check out what you need to make your goth lemonade dreams a reality below!

Read more: This black ice cream is a goth summer treat

The recipe, provided by Instructables, requires only a few ingredients, and it explains that it gets its black color from the activated charcoal, which actually has no flavor. (So no worries—it’ll still have that lemony taste!)

juice of one lemon
1-2 capsules activated charcoal
stevia or maple syrup

Instructables’ site gives a step-by-step breakdown of how to make this goth lemonade dream a reality. It’s not much different than a normal recipe, except you mix in the charcoal to give it that extra undead kick.

Read the full list of steps here.

Of course, this isn't the first recipe to go goth using activated charcoal. Try out a dark-as-your-soul latte, or even a black as night ice cream cone. The opportunities are (seemingly) endless.

Will goth lemonade become your go-to summer drink? Let us know in the comments below!

Written by Maggie Dickman