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24 Drinks To Satisfy Your Soul This Summer

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1. Sparkling Lavender Lemonade

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•1 cup of water

•1 cup of sugar

•2 drops of lavender essential oil or 1 tablespoon of dried lavender or 10 springs of fresh lavender

•1 cup of lemon juice (about 6 lemons juiced)

•3 cups of cold sparkling water

•1 drop of purple food coloring (optional)

Get full recipe here

2. Blackberry Sage Lemonade

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•1/4 cup of water

•1/4 cup of sugar

•3 to 4 lemons, juiced {about 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice}

•6 ounce container of blackberries {save some for garnish if desired}

•2-3 cups of water

•Fresh sage leaves

Get full recipe here

3. Italian Cream Soda

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•1/2 cup of Club Soda

•3 tablespoons of Torani Syrup {our favorite combo was Raspberry Vanilla with ratios of: 2 tablespoons of Raspberry to 1 tablespoon of Vanilla}

•1 tablespoon of Half & Half

•3 ice cubes

•Whipped cream and a cherry for the top!

Get full recipe here

6. Grapefruit and Rosemary Mocktail

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•2 cups of fresh pink grapefruit juice

•1/4 cup of the rosemary simple syrup

o1 cup of water

o1 cup of granulated sugar

o3 sprigs of rosemary

•4 cups of sparkling water

Get full recipe here

8. Thai Iced Coffee

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•Strong, black regular ground coffee (enough to brew 4 cups)

•4 tablespoons of sugar

•4 tablespoons of heavy cream

•2 teaspoons of ground cardamom

•1 teaspoon of almond extract

•Crushed ice

Get full recipe here

9. Frozen Peach Bellini Mocktail

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•2 ripe peaches, peeled and sliced (or you can use frozen)

•1 sparkling apple juice, plus more for serving

•2 teaspoons of Splenda® Sugar Blend

•1 teaspoon of lime juice

Get full recipe here

11. Frozen Almond Spiced Chai

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•1 cup of Vanilla Almond Breeze Almond milk

•2 chai tea bags

•Frozen yogurt

•Ground nutmeg

•Ground cinnamon

•Ground ginger

•Cinnamon sticks (optional, for garnish)

•Pure vanilla extract

•Whipped cream


Get full recipe here

15. Frosted Animal Cracker Birthday Milkshake

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•3 large scoops of Blue Bunny brand vanilla ice cream (or you could try birthday cake ice cream for an even sweeter twist)

•1/2 cup of milk

•Handful of pink and white circus animal cookies

•Sprinkles and whipped cream (optional)

Get full recipe here

16. Strawberry Vanilla Sweet Tea

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Strawberry Syrup

•1 cup of water

•3/4 cup of Equal Spoonful

•2 cups of strawberry halves


•4 and 1/2 cups of water

•7 regular sized tea bags

•1 and 1/2 teaspoons of vanilla extract

Get full recipe here

17. Strawberry Mascarpone Milkshake

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•1 cup of roughly chopped strawberries

•2 cups of vanilla ice cream

•4 tablespoons of mascarpone

•Seeds from 1/2 of a vanilla bean

•Additional strawberries for garnish if desired

Get full recipe here

18. Blueberry Maple Mojito Mocktail

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•8 to10 mint leaves, plus more for garnish

•1 tablespoon of fresh lime juice

•1 tablespoon of good quality maple syrup

•1/3 cup of organic, no sugar added blueberry juice

•1/2 cup of Club Soda

•Frozen blueberries, for garnish

Get full recipe here

19. Watermelon Coconut Smoothie

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•Frozen chunks of seedless watermelon

•Boxed coconut milk

•A touch of pure maple syrup

•A splash of vanilla extract

•Cacao nibs, chocolate chips, or coconut flakes to top it with

Get full recipe here

20. Frozen Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

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•3 cups of ice

•2 cups of milk (any milk works just fine)

•3 (.75 ounce) hot chocolate sachets

•1/4 cup of salted caramel sauce (mostly for drizzling)

•Whipped cream

•Chocolate covered pretzels for garnish (optional)

Get full recipe here

23. Mocha Coconut Frappuccino

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•1 cup of unsweetened coconut flakes (or 1/2 cup finely shredded coconut)

•3 shots of espresso (a little over a 1/3 cup) of very strong coffee – freshly brewed is ideal, but instant is fine too.)

•2 tablespoons of sugar

•1⁄2 cup of whole/full-fat milk

•1⁄2 cup of coconut milk from a can

•2 cups of ice

•5 tablespoons of chocolate syrup

•1/2 cup of heavy or whipping cream, whisked to soft peaks

Get full recipe here

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