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How To Make An Alcoholic Snow-Cone

Snow-cones aren’t just for kids anymore. Summer may be over in just a few weeks, but that’s even more of an incentive to take full advantage of it with these chilling beverages. They’re easier to make than you think—especially when you’re drunk!

The Basics

You’ll want to serve your custom alcoholic snow-cones in either a highball or a ‘Collins’ glass, or, if you’re particularly daring, actually use paper cones (they could get messy after a couple drinks, though). Once you mix all the ingredients, put 6-12 ice cubes in a blender and blend till frozen. Then, transfer them to your desired snow-cone receptacle and pour the mixed drink over them. Enjoy.

Pro-tip: if you’re lazy, which you certainly will be after one or two of these snow-cones, you can just put all the ingredients in a shaker and shake vigorously.

1. The Classic

2oz. Schnapps, raspberry
1oz. grenadine syrup
1oz. Blue Curacao liqueur
fill remainder with 7-Up (typically 12oz.)

Special instructions: Fill glass with crushed/blended ice, then add Schnapps and 7-Up. Add grenadine and let it settle to the bottom of the glass. Carefully float the Blue Curacao over the top of the drink.

2. Saffron Mango

1 cup saffron Vodka
1/2 cup orange liqueur
1/4 cup lime juice
1 cup mango nectar
1/2 cup simple syrup

3. Crown Royal Smoothie

2oz. Crown Royal Canadian whisky
2oz. orange juice
1oz. pineapple juice
1/2oz. sweet and sour mix
12oz. 7-Up

4. Godiva Truffle

2oz. Godiva white chocolate liqueur
2oz. Godiva chocolate liqueur
1oz. vodka

5. Pineapple Upside Down Cake

2oz. vanilla vodka
2oz. pineapple juice
6 drops of grenadine

6. The Lifesaver

1/2oz. Diaronno liqueur
1oz. Smirnoff melon vodka
1/2oz. cranberry juice
12oz. 7-Up (or till desired)

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