Tequila Sunrise Margarita INGREDIENTS YIELD: 9 servings Red colored sugar 1 lime wedge 3 cups Triple Sec or other orange liqueur 2 cups tequila 1 1/2 cups freshly squeezed lime juice 1 cup superfine sugar or powdered sugar 2 cups orange juice Ice cubes Grenadine syrup Orange slices (optional) PREPARATION Place sugar on aContinue reading
Carrot Lemonade This sunny-orange lemonade is brimming with natural sweetness INGREDIENTS 1 pound carrots, peeled and cut into chucks 2 cups water 3 cups pineapple juice and/or unsweetened white grape juice 3/4 cup lemon juice Cold water Ice Lemon wedges PREPARATION In a medium saucepan combine carrots and water. Bring to boiling; reduce heatContinue reading
Fresh Melon Quenchers Pureed fruit blended with ice and sparkling water makes a refreshing summer drink. INGREDIENTS YIELD: 1 Serving (16 ounces) 1 cups cantaloupe, honeydew, or watermelon puree*(about a quarter of a 4 lb. melon) 3 ice cubes 1/4 inch slice fresh ginger, grated Plain low-fat yogurt 1 teaspoons honey Shredded lime peel (optional) Plain or flavored sparklingContinue reading
Strawberry Coconut Cream Soda Indulge in this soda shoppe drink recipe at home with the help of coconut milk, club soda, sugar, and fresh strawberry slices! INGREDIENTS Yield: 6 Servings 3 cups of strawberries, halved 2/3 cup sugar 3/4 cup refrigerated coconut milk 3 cups club soda or carbonated water, chilled PREPARATION In aContinue reading
Avocado Smoothie Basil and lime juice add zest to this healthy but yummy morning smoothie! INGREDIENTS 1 ripe avocado, halved and pitted 1 1/4 cups whole milk 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh lime juice 1 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon fresh basil, chopped Basil, thinly sliced PREPARATION Scoop the flesh from the avocado into a blender.Continue reading
Raspberry – Orange Sunrises INGREDIENTS: YIELD: 6 Servings 4 cups fresh orange juice (about 8 oranges) 1 cup frozen unsweetened raspberries 1 1/2 cups semisweet sparkling wine 3 orange slices, halved PREPARATION: Place orange juice and raspberries in a blender; process until smooth. Pour juice mixture into a pitcher; stir in wine. Serve over ice. Garnish with orange slices,Continue reading
Pimm’s Cup Royale INGREDIENTS: Ice 1 1/2 ounces Pimm’s No. 1 1/2 ounce VSOP Cognac 1/2 teaspoon crème de pêche or other peach liqueur 1 ounce chilled lemonade, preferably homemade Dash of Peychaud’s bitters Dash of Orange Bitters 3 1/2 ounces chilled brut Champagne or dry sparkling wine 1 large basil sprig and 1 cucumberContinue reading
July 4th Layered Drinks These layered drinks are a fun and easy addition any picnic you are attending or hosting for the Fourth of July holiday this weekend. They are non-alcoholic and kid-friendly, but you can most certainly add alcohol for an adult party! INGREDIENTS: 1 Cup Red CranApple juice 1 Cup White Sobe Pina Colada flavoredContinue reading
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