Strawberry Cheesecake Shake
Many of the ingredients for this recipe come in a kit designed for making strawberry cheesecake. Find Jell-O No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake mix near the puddings in your supermarket.Inside the box are three separate packets: Strawberries, the cheesecake mix for flavoring and graham crackers crumbs to sprinkle over the top of your shake. If you thaw out some frozen, sweetened strawberries (those syrupy strawberries that come in a box), you can make as many as 8 more shake with the remaining cheesecake mix powder and graham cracker crumbs.
1 cup milk
Combine milk, ice cream, strawberries and cheesecake mix in a blender and mix on high speed until smooth.
Pour into two 12-ounce glasses.
Garnish the top with a squirt of whipped cream from a can and about a teaspoon of graham cracker crumbs from the cheesecake kit. Serve each shake with a straw.
Makes 2 regular size drinks.
The strawberries used for this drink come in a small box in the freezer section.
1/3 cup frozen sweetened sliced strawberries, thawed
Add all ingredients to a blender and blend on high speed until smooth. Pour into a 16-ounce
Makes one drink.
3/4 cup double-strength coffee, cold
1. Make double-strength coffee by brewing with twice the coffee required by your coffee maker. That should be 2 tablespoons of ground coffee per each cup of coffee.
Chill before using.
2. To make the drink, combine all ingredients in a blender and blend on high speed until ice is crushed and drink is smooth. Pour into two 16-ounce glasses, and serve with a straw.
Makes 2 drinks.
Add 3 tablespoons of caramel topping to the original recipe above and prepare as described. Top each glass with whipped cream and drizzle additional caramel over the whipped cream.
Add 3 tablespoons chocolate syrup to the original recipe and prepare as described. Top each glass with whipped cream if desired.
Lemon Iced Tea
2 quarts (8 cups) water
Bring water to a rapid boil in a large saucepan.
Pour the sugar into a 2-quart pitcher, and then add the tea. The tea will still be warm, so the sugar will dissolve easily.
Add the lemon juice. Chill.
Makes 2 quarts.
Chillin' Mango Smoothie
3/4 cup canned mango slices, with juice
Makes one drink.
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