Articles Tagged: blended drinks

Christmas Cosmopolitan

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Cranberry sorbet turns a classic cocktail into a beautiful holiday treat. This Christmas Cosmo has the appeal of a traditional Cosmopolitan with the added oomph of a dessert … all without being too sweet.… Read more

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Christmas Cosmopolitan

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Cranberry sorbet turns a classic cocktail into a beautiful holiday treat. This Christmas Cosmo has the appeal of a traditional Cosmopolitan with the added oomph of a dessert … all without being too sweet.

Ingredients

    2 oz cranberry sorbet
    ½-1 oz vodka
    ½ oz Cointreau
    ¼ oz freshly-squeezed lime juice

Instructions

With a shot glass, scoop out 2 ounces worth of cranberry sorbet and place in a cocktail shaker. Add vodka, Cointreau, and lime juice. … Read more

Piña Colada

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Happy National Piña Colada Day! Just looking at one of these tropical treats makes me feel happy and relaxed. So get to mixing! Image courtesy of Randy Son of Robert.… Read more

Banana Daiquiri

Just because it’s December doesn’t mean that only eggnog is on the cocktail menu. You’ve heard of “Christmas in July?” Well, now Drink of the Week is starting Summer in December by sharing some of our favorite tropical drinks.

Bananas have that tropical flair but are available all year.

This simple banana daiquiri isn’t thick or overly sweet — a common problem with many blended drinks. Instead it’s light and refreshing. Oh, and it doesn’t … Read more

Magic Cooler


2tbs Lipton Peach Iced Tea Concentrate (powder)
1 1/2 oz Vodka
1 glass Water
Crushed ice
A sprig of mint
A slice of lemon

Mix all the ingredients in a blender and serve in a tall glass with a sprig of mint and a lemon wedge

Thanks Paul!… Read more