SUMMER DRAAANKS

HEY HEY!

I HAVE DECIDED TO SHARE SOME COOL DRINK COCKTAILS AND MOCKTAILS FOR THE SUMMER FOR YOU TO SHARE WITH YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS! **PEEPS IF YA UNDERAGED DON'T BE DRINKING THE ALCO PLEASE AND THANKS!

 

RASPBERRY MINT LIMEADE

MOCKTAIL

 SWEET - FIZZY - REFRESHING - THE ESSENCE OF SUMMER WITHOUT THE BUZZ;)

SWEET - FIZZY - REFRESHING - THE ESSENCE OF SUMMER WITHOUT THE BUZZ;)

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • 2 CUPS OF FROZEN RASPBERRIES
  • 1 1/2 CUPS OF WATER
  • 1/4 CUP OF CANE SUGAR - BIG UP DE SUGAAA CANE
  • 8 MINT LEAVES (PLUS SOME EXTRA FOR GARNISHING)
  • 1 CUP FRESH LIME JUICE (IT'S BETTER WHEN YOU SQUEEZE THE LIMES FOR THE FRESHEST JUICE - DON'T BE USING NO STORE BOUGHT LIME JUICE, YOU'LL REGRET IT)
  • 3 CUPS OF SODA WATER FOR DE BUBBLESSSSS

DIRECTIONS:

1. PLACE FROZEN RASPBERRIES IN A SAUCEPAN. ADD WATER AND CANE SUGAR THEN BRING TO A SIMMER OVER MEDIUM-HIGH HEAT THEN REDUCE TO MEDIUM. SIMMER, STIRRING OCCASIONALLY, FOR 5  MINUTES UNTIL BERRIES ARE VERY SOFT AND ALMOST DISSOLVED. STIR IN MINT LEAVES, THEN REMOVE PAN FROM HEAT. LET COOL, AND DISCARD MINT. FOR A THICKER BEVERAGE, PUREE IN A BLENDER OR USING AN IMMERSION BLENDER. FOR SMOOTHER TEXTURE STRAIN AND DISCARD SOLIDS. STIR IN LIME JUICE. 

2. POUR JUICE INTO 6 GLASSES THEN TOP WITH SODA WATER AND MINT LEAVES FOR DE EXTRAAAA PEEPSSS. 

**THIS RECIPE SERVES 6 

*PHOTO CREDIT TO DELISH KNOWLEDGE ON PINTEREST


WATERMELON ICE

MOCKTAIL OR COCKTAIL

 FRUITY - FRESH - WHAT THE MELON!

FRUITY - FRESH - WHAT THE MELON!

1. CUT UP SOME WATERMELON. REMOVE ALL SEEDS AND LAY FLAT ONTO A BAKING SHEET. PLACE IN FREEZER AND ALLOW TO FREEZE. 

2. WHEN THE WATERMELON PIECES HAVE FROZED ADD TO A GLASS AND TOP WITH YOUR FAVORITE BEVERAGE. 

3. PLACE THE WATERMELON PIECES THAT WEREN'T USED IN A FREEZER ZIPLOCK BAG AND PUT BACK INTO THE FREEZER FOR LATER USE.

BEVERAGES TO TOP OVER YOUR WATERMELON ICE:

MOCKTAILS: WATER - SODA WATER - LEMONADE - 

COCKTAILS: VODKA LEMONADE - VODKA SODA WATER - 

**PHOTO CREDIT TO DOMESTICALLY BLISSFUL ON PINTEREST


ROSÉ SPRITZER

COCKTAIL

 BUBBLY - FRESH - FRUITY - SUMMMMAAA IS HERE!

BUBBLY - FRESH - FRUITY - SUMMMMAAA IS HERE!

INGREDIENTS

  • 5OZ OF YOUR FAVE ROSÉ
  • FRESH STRAWBERRIES 
  • FRESH MINT LEAVES
  • 2-3 LEMON SLICES
  • SPARKLING OR SODA WATER

DIRECTIONS

  1. PLACE 1-2 TABLESPOONS OF FRESH STRAWBERRIES AND THE LEMON SLIZES IN THE BOTTOM OF SERVING GLASS
  2. MUDDLE UNTIL JUICY
  3. FILL THE GLASS WITH ICE
  4. ADD YOUR FAVE ROSÉ AND THEN TOP WITH YOUR SPARKLING OR SODA WATER
  5. GARNISH WITH FRESH MINT AND LEMON IF YOU FEELIN FANCYYYYY

*SERVES 1

*PHOTO CREDIT TO THE SWEETEST OCCASION ON PINTEREST


HAPPY SUMMA!

Emilee Troulan