Blue Ribbon Drink Recipes

What better way to whet your whistle than with these crafty, satisfying cocktails, smoothies, punches, homemade coffee and ice cream drinks?! Mmm... kick back, relax and enjoy.


Watermelon Vodka Slushes In A Glass With A Wedge Of Watermelon.

Watermelon Vodka Slush

By Kristina Talkington
Such a light and refreshing drink! Great summer recipe!
Southern Sweet Tea

Southern Sweet Tea

By Debby DeRousse
I love iced tea. I think I cut my teeth on iced tea. I drink it...
I Just Made This Refreshing Drink And So So Good.

Basil-Infused Watermelon Lemonade

By Kim Biegacki
Wow, this is an incredible tasting lemonade!!! It was my first time to infuse and...
Peg's Pina Colada Punch

Peg's Pina Colada Punch

By Kay Skipper
The early 90's, I had this delicious punch at a baby shower hosted by Peg and...
White Sangria

White Sangria

By Tara Pacheco
Mmm... so good & so refreshing! I made this little concoction yesterday for a barbecue &...
Mary Berry Smoothie

Mary Berry Smoothie

By M L
This is my go-to breakfast. I like using blueberries and strawberries, but any combination of...
Coquito (puerto Rican Coconut Eggnog)

Coquito (Puerto Rican Coconut Eggnog)

By Rebecca Figueroa
This is a very typical, traditional Puerto Rican drink served during the holidays. It can be...
Orange Julius

Orange Julius

By Sharon Willhite
This is such an easy drink to make and is a big hit. Great flavor.
Ginger Lemonade

Ginger Lemonade

By Diane Swan
This is so refreshing on a hot summer day. If you want to dress this...
Santa's Special Hot Cocoa

Santa's Special Hot Cocoa

By Jennifer Smith
I like to serve this with Candy canes in the mugs!
Old Virginia Wassail Cider

Old Virginia Wassail Cider

By Yvonne Corbett
This is a good drink anytime , but especially at the holidays. Great for cold...
A Caramel And Mocha Frappe In A Glass With A Straw.

Caramel Mocha Frappe

By Jan Mullikin
If you like the popular fast-food frappe, you'll like this recipe. You make the mix, keep...
Wannabe Frosty

Wannabe Frosty

By Catherine Haury
A tasty recipe passed to me by a friend. My daughter and I love these,...
Orange Julius

Orange Julius

By Sarah Carlson
If you like the Orange Julius from the store then this is one I made and...
The Ultimate Margarita

THE ULTIMATE MARGARITA

By Bonnie .
This is the best margarita you will ever drink! It took a while to fine-tune this...
Pumpkin Spice Mochaccino Mix

Pumpkin Spice Mochaccino Mix

By Michelle Antonacci
When I went out to Amish Country they had a Pumpkin Cappuccino mix that we just...
Sparkling Cranberry Punch

Sparkling Cranberry Punch

By Jane Whittaker
Years ago I spotted a pretty punch bowl in an antique store, and fell in love...
Cappuccino Blocks

Cappuccino Blocks

By S I
Swirl these into a mug of hot milk for a tasty espresso steamer.
Golden Oreo Milk Shake

GOLDEN OREO MILK SHAKE

By CHRISTINE CIANCI
Actually, I am the only 1 who would drink this. To me, it is very easy...
Picnic Lemonade

Picnic Lemonade

By Robin Poindexter
Hot, humid summers in the heartland call for a refreshing beverage. My recipe.
Homemade Quick Root Beer

Homemade Quick Root Beer

By Robin Poindexter
my mom recipe.it is sooo!good
Pomegranate Frost

Pomegranate Frost

By S I
I got this recipe from my Holiday Entertaining cookbook. This juice combination is so tasty...
Cayden's Carribean Cooler

Cayden's Carribean Cooler

By cayden stillwell
I wanted a to make dessert and decided on a smoothie. My grandma said...
Pineapple Buttermilk Smoothie

Pineapple Buttermilk Smoothie

By Debbie Thurmond
This is a great way to get your day kicked off. My husband and I...

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