Whether you're looking for a drink recipe that's basic (lemonade), healthy (smoothies), seasonal (eggnog), or alcoholic (berrytinis or mojitos), this collection of drink ideas makes a great addition to the day's menu.
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Zero-Calorie Iced Tea
Refresh with a homemade iced tea. We've got two ways to make it: One the stovetop and in the refrigerator.tea brew for about 24 hours. For a refreshing finishing touch, serve iced tea with lemon slices and fresh mint leaves .
How to Make a White Russian to Impress Your Friends
A classic White Russian is one of the easiest drinks to make. Learn the three ingredients and the proportions you need to master it.a kick of vodka that couldn't be simpler to make. Combine a quarter cup of vodka together with 2 tablespoons of coffee liquor and 3 tablespoons of light cream. Give it a good stir. Add a few ice cubes if you'd like. The white Russian is the perfect after-dinner drink. So tasty and satisfying, it's good enough to take the place
How to Make Strawberry Coconut Cream Soda
Sip on a sparkling summer drink that's bursting with fresh strawberries and the sweetness of cream soda. It's the tastiest way to cool down on a hot day.the mashed strawberries, then fill with ice. Add 2 tablespoons of refrigerated coconut milk to the glass and top with about 1/2 cup of club soda. Give the drinks a stir before serving, and then kick
How to Make a Berrytini
Enjoy a delicious summer drink by learning how to make a berrytini. The refreshing cocktail includes fresh blackberries and should be served in a chilled glass – we show you how to shake it up.-We're gonna make a Mom-A-licious Summertini, developed by Domenica Catelli, a Cookbook author and chef and it is great to help Mom get ready for the party when she has worked all afternoon on all
How to Make Blackberry Bourbon Lemonade
Our lemonade cocktail is bursting with the flavors of blackberry and bourbon. See our simple steps for making this delicious summer drink.the mixture through a fine mesh strainer, pressing the fruit with a wooden spoon to extract as much liquid as you can. Now that we have our syrup, it's time to mix up our cocktail. In a cocktail shaker , combine bourbon, lemon juice , the blackberry rosemary syrup and ice. Shake until well chilled about 30 seconds or so. Then, strain into a glass filled with
How to Make a Smoothie
Watch our so-simple formula for how to make a smoothie. We break down the four ingredients you need for tasty smoothies (hint: ice isn’t one of them).boost with your smoothie? Just toss in a scoop of whey powder, wheat germ or peanut butter to power up and voila, our four to one smoothie formula gives you delicious smoothies everytime.
How to Make Hot Chocolate
Warm up with this classic cold-weather drink. We show you the best boil to get a steamy, delicious cup of homemade hot chocolate.Real hot chocolate is as simple as melting milk and chocolate together. The secret is bringing the melt to a boil so the chocolate melts completely, creating a smooth, creamy texture . In a saucepan, bring the milk just to a boil before adding chocolate pieces. We like to use morsels because they melt evenly and quickly, but you can chop a chocolate bar, too. Keep whisking the milk and chocolate and bring it just back to a boil. Our test kitchen has found this step as they key to ensuring super smooth hot chocolate . Continuous whisking helps the chocolate melt quickly and prevents it from scorching. Now, all that's left to do is pour the hot chocolate into mugs then sit back and savor the sweetness.
How to Make a Mojito
Light, refreshing, and minty - mojitos are the perfect party drink. Let us show you how to make a mojito that's easy, delicious, and sure to be the hit of your party.easily make this minty Cuban drink. Start by placing eight or so mint leaves and sugar in a cocktail shaker. You can also make your drink directly in your glass if you don't have a cocktail shaker. Use the end of a wooden spoon or a muddler, if you have one, to mash or muddle your leaves and sugar together. This helps release the flavor in your mint. Next, pour lime juice, rum and ice cubes into your cocktail shaker. Shake, shake, shake up your drink. Now, all you have to do is strain your drink into an ice-filled tall or lowball glass, and top off with club soda. Garnish with fresh mint and a slice of lime for a restaurant worthy drink that's made to be shared with friends.
How to Make Eggnog
Constant stirring is a key to great homemade eggnog. A bath of ice water is also a critical step to make this traditional holiday drink.The secret is knowing when the custard is perfectly cooked. Combine the egg yolks , milk and sugar in a heavy sauce pan, then cook over medium heat whisking constantly. This is really important. Don't rush it by turning up the heat. That may cause the custard to boil or