This page contains homemade granita recipes. Many delicious blended iced drinks can be made at home.
I don't know where this recipe gets it's name from, but it is truly a delight! The fruit in this is outstanding!
Combine all ingredients in a blender food processor. Cover and process until well combined. Pour into glasses and serve.
Mix in a blender until smooth. Serve in a hurricane glass with an orange slice and a strawberry.
Great for parties! Combine the first three ingredients with 1 scoop of ice cream together in a blender. Blend until smooth, pour into glasses and add a scoop of ice cream on top.
Fill a 10-12 oz. glass with ice. Add first three ingredients then fill with club soda. Garnish with 1/2 orange slice and a cherry.
In a blender, blend raspberries and cranberry juice. Set aside. This will be the red layer.
Our family decided to cut out soda and fruit juices because of the high sugar, calories, and cost. But milk and water were getting a little boring, so I started experimenting with iced teas.
Easy thirst quencher invented by golfer, Arnold Palmer. This is how we make a batch to keep in fridge. We love it.
I love the Limeade drinks from Sonic Drive-In and was glad to find this recipe.
It is different and would be very refreshing on a hot day in a tall glass filled with ice, or even frozen until slushy to eat with a spoon!
Just in time for the 4th of July and all other summer celebrations for that matter. Nothing is better than homemade!
Remember those simple yummy Root Beer Floats? Well, I haven't had one in decades and was craving one but didn't have any root beer on hand. I do keep orange soda, which I love, and vanilla ice cream on hand!
Bring sugar and water to boil. Add tea and fruit juices. Strain and add vanilla and almond.
Pour lemon and lime juice into a pitcher, add sugar and stir until dissolved. Add ice cubes and water and stir. Serve in tumblers.
I love tangy drinks and am diabetic so I made up my own sugar free version of an "Arnold Palmer":
Very easy and low calorie. Put the 2 bags of tea in a pitcher and fill to the top with cold water. Let sit in fridge for at least 1/2 hour (I have left it overnight and still good)
Refreshing and healthful fresh fruit drinks for summer from Mexico. Combine all ingredients in a blender and whirl 'til smooth. Pour into tall glasses and serve. (If making in advance, skip ice cubes.
In a saucepan, over medium heat, bring sugar and water to a boil. Let cool and pour into a freezer container. Add all the juices, juice concentrate and bananas.
There's an article about saving money on 'soda pop' also about making your own 'coke'. I couldn't find the 'how to's'. Please tell me how? Thank you.
We travel to the Bahamas several times a year and due to customs laws we are not allowed to bring in any fresh fruits or vegetables. However, I found that if I freeze them first, it was allowed, which is how I came up with this idea.
Cook sugar and water over low heat. Boil 5 minutes. Pour over mint leaves and orange peel. Let cool. Add juices. Cover and let stand 1 hour.
This is a quick beverage to make it a friend comes over or for a small party.
In a bowl, combine the water, sugar, lemon juice and mint; stir well. Let stand for at least 45 minutes. Strain and discard mint. Place ice cubes in two 2 qt. pitchers; add half of the lemon mixture and ginger ale to each.
Place ice cream or yogurt into a blender container. Add the fruit juice, put the lid on the container, and mix until smooth and creamy.
Recipe for Icy Fruit Slushies. Place ice cubes in ziploc baggy. With meat mallet or rolling pin. Crush ice cubes. Place in blender. . .
Recipe for Sorbet Cocktail. Hull strawberries and place in blender. Break bananas into chunks and place in blender. . .
Recipe for Dreamsicle Drink Mix. Mix all ingredients well. To use, mix 3 Tbsp. mix to 1 cup boiling water; top with marshmallows. To serve cold, place a scoop of vanilla ice cream. . .
Recipe for Pineapple-Banana Cooler. Cut bananas into small chunks. Wrap in aluminum foil and freeze 2 hours. . .
Recipe for Peaches-N-Cream Cooler. Place all ingredients in blender. Cover and blend until smooth. . .
Use good old dry powder mix for your lemonade - I prefer Country Time, but any will do. Then, go over to the alcoholic mixers, but you won't be going to get drunk. . .
Good Morning Orange Splash recipe... Combine first 5 ingredients in blender. Process at high speed add ice cubes...
Frosty Orange Cooler recipe. Pour about 1/2 cup Orange juice into each of 4 tall glasses add scoop orange sherbet...
Boston Iced Tea recipe. Heat water to boiling. Add sugar. Stir until dissolved. Add tea bags and let steep 4-5 minutes. Remove tea bags add juice concentrate...
If you are looking for a punch to serve at your party, this one is sure to be enjoyed.