Category Archives: Drinks

Smores Shooters

Smores Shooters
 
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Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Serves: 4
Prep time:
Total time:
 
Ingredients
  • 12 large marshmallows
  • 1 cup half-and-half
  • 8 ounces best-available-quality bittersweet chocolate chopped into teeny-weeny bits
  • 1 1⁄2cups milk
  • 3⁄4 cup Amaretto
  • 1⁄2 cup graham cracker crumbs
Instructions
  1. Toast marshmallows over a campfire or stove-top until golden brown; let cool and reserve.In a small pot,
  2. Bring half-and-half to a boil.
  3. In a medium bowl add chocolate; pour cream over chocolate and stir until chocolate has fully melted.
  4. Return chocolate to the pot and whisk in milk.
  5. Over medium heat, bring to a simmer and stir in ½ cup of amaretto.\
  6. Pour remaining amaretto into a small bowl so that it is ¼ inch deep and place graham cracker crumbs on a small saucer ¼ inch deep.
  7. To assemble, dip the rims of each shot glass in amaretto, then in the graham cracker crumbs.Fill glasses with hot chocolate and top each with a toasted marshmallow (make your life easier by transferring the hot chocolate first to a measuring cup with a spout).

 

Cantaloupe Orange Slushie

Cantaloupe Orange Slushie
 
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Recipe type: Drink
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 2
 
Ingredients
  • 1 medium size ripe cantaloupe
  • 2½ cups real orange juice
  • 4 ice cubes
  • sugar or honey to taste
Instructions
  1. Clean and dice the cantaloupe, and put in blender with orange juice and ice cubes.
  2. Blend until smooth and frothy. Taste and add sugar if desired.
  3. Pour into glasses and serve immediately.

 

Pineapple Jicama Slushie

Pineapple Jicama Slushie
 
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Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 2
 
Ingredients
  • 1 can pineapple chunks in natural juices - undrained
  • ½ cup jicama, peeled and diced
  • 2 cups fresh orange juice
  • 4 ice cubes
Instructions
  1. Put pineapple with juice, jicama, orange juice, and ice in a food processor and puree until smooth.
  2. Pour into glasses and serve.

 

Grape Mocktail

Grape Mocktail
 
 
Ingredients
  • 3 cups black seedless grapes
  • ½ cup sugar
  • salt to taste
  • pepper to taste
  • 4 glasses chilled water (or soda)
Instructions
  1. Boil grapes in water and simmer for 2 minutes after boiling has been reached.
  2. Cool grapes.
  3. Add sugar and blend in food processor.
  4. Strain to remove skins.
  5. Add chilled water, salt and pepper to the pulp
  6. Beat until frothy
  7. Serve in tall glasses

Yummy Hot Tomato Juice

 

Yummy Hot Tomato Juice
 
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Recipe type: Non-Alcoholic Drinks
Cuisine: American
 
Ingredients
  • 1 can (64 oz) tomato juice
  • ½ C butter or margarine
  • ½ t Worcestershire sauce
Instructions
  1. Pour the tomato juice into a large pan.
  2. Add the butter and Worcestershire sauce.
  3. Over high heat bring to a rapid boil.
  4. Remove from heat and cool completely.
  5. Place in freezer containers and freeze for up to 3 months.
  6. To reheat, remove soup from freezer container by running under some warm water.
  7. Cover the bottom only of a large saucepan with water.
  8. Place soup in the pan.
  9. Heat on medium until boiling, stirring occasionally.