Summer Time Fruit Drinks

Summer Time Fruit Drinks

During the hot summer months the taste of freshly made fruit drink always hits the spot.  Cold, refreshing, cooling and the taste of fresh fruit makes everything that much better.

Here are some homemade drinks to satisfy your thirst.

TIP:  Pour these into ice pop molds and hand them out.  They won’t last long.

Creamy Pink Lemonade

1 cup lemon juice
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 1/2 cups (1/2 and 1/2)
5 cups water
1 cup raspberries
1 teaspoon vanilla

Puree raspberries using blender.  Add rest of the ingredients and stir.  Serve cold.   Refrigerate up to 3 days.

cantaloupe Refresher

1 cantaloupe cup into pieces
1/2 cup sugar
6 cups water

Blend cantaloupe until smooth.  Add sugar and stir.  Pour into pitcher.  Add water.  Stir until well mixed.  Serve cold.

Watermelon Refresher

4 cups watermelon slide into pieces
1/2 cup sugar
6 cups water

Blend watermelon until smooth.  Add sugar and stir.  Pour into pitcher.  Add water.  Stir until well mixed.  Serve cold.

Strawberry Delight Drink

5 cups strawberries
1/2 cup sugar
6 cups water

Blend strawberries until smooth.  Add sugar and stir.  Pour into pitcher.  Add water.  Stir until well mixed.  Serve Cold.

40 thoughts on “Summer Time Fruit Drinks

  1. Mm, this sounds so refreshing. I’m in Texas, land of 100 degree temperatures, so this would be great during the summer.

  2. I am always looking for new drink recipes to try. This Creamy Pink Lemonade will be perfect to serve at my BBQ this weekend.

  3. My kids are obsessed with raspberries lately, I’m sure they would love this raspberry lemonade! Great way to use up those fresh-picked raspberries too.

  4. That recipe was sounding FANTASTIC then with the last ingredient you took it to BLISS MODE – I never expected to see Vanilla in that list! This is going to be AMAZING – thank you so much! YUM!

  5. Wow! This one is so refreshing and perfect for summer! My niece and nephew loves fruit juice and we can’t wait to try this one.

  6. Keepin it real simple for me – it’s water – a little bit of stevia – and 1 or 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar (it’s SO good!)

  7. This looks so refreshing. We are having hot weather here in coastal GA, and a drink like this would be most welcome. Thank you for linking up at #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty. I’m sharing your link on social media.
    Carol (“Mimi”) from Home with Mimi

  8. These all sound good and refreshing. Thank you Candy for linking up at the #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty. I shared your post on Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, and Twitter.

  9. They all sound very good to me. I’m going to try some of these with my grandchildren! Thank you for sharing with all of us at the #BloggingGrandmothersLinkParty! I’m sharing!

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