Lemon Cooler

Northern Michigan Recipe: Try these Lemon Coolers, featured in the 2012 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour issue of Northern Home & Cottage. Not only did Nancy share her kitchen with us for the 2012 Ultimate Up North Kitchen Tour, she also shared this delicious recipe for lemon coolers.


  • 1    pint half-and-half cream
  • 1    cup sugar
  • 2    tablespoons lemon juice
  • ¼    teaspoon lemon extract


Blend all ingredients for 5 minutes and pour into parfait glasses. Place glasses in freezer. One hour before serving, remove from freezer and place in refrigerator. Top with a mint leaf and/or fruit like raspberry or strawberry. Serve with biscotti.