For all you self-proclaimed emo kids (like myself) who aren’t too keen on the unicorn food trends, we’ve found the perfect drink for you to sip on all summer long.

Allow us to introduce you to Black Lemonade.

Black Lemonade recipe from Instructables

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Courtesy of the wonderful peeps over at Instructables, this goth beverage is given its hue thanks to good ol’ activated charcoal. Other than that, all you really need are some lemons, stevia, water, ice and you’re good to go.

Catch me lounging by the pool gulping this down like it’s nobody’s business.

It’s almost impossible to mess up making this lemonade, but HERE are the full set of instructions just to be safe.


While we’re on the topic of black beverages, HERE is how you can make your very own black Starbucks drink.