LEMON SHAKE UP & MOCK MIMOSA

If you just can’t wait until Summer gets here for this refreshing Summer time drink, here’s a recipe to have it all year round!

Lemon Shake-Up

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 of a large lemon (or a whole small lemon)
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 cup ice
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 quart size mason jar with lid

Instructions:

Wash lemon well, roll around on counter top to make easier to juice & then cut it in half

Pour 1/4 cup of sugar into mason jar & add the juice half of a large lemon  using a citrus reamer

Squeeze the lemon rind a good squeeze to release the essential oils & toss it in the jar

Add ice & fill the jar up with water to the 16-oz. mark

Place lid on jar and put it on tightly.

Shake the jar vigorously until the sugar is totally dissolved.

Serve ice cold

Lemon Shake-Up

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Here’s a alcohol free take on a popular drink for your morning brunch.

Mock Mimosa

INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 cups pineapple juice
  • 1 packet Orange Flavor Drink Mix
  • 1 2 liter bottle club soda
  • 1  navel orange – cut into 10 thin slices\
DIRECTIONS:
  • add  juice to drink mix in 2-1/2-qt. plastic or glass pitcher
  • stir until mix is completely dissolved.
  • stir in club soda.
  • serve over ice in tall glasses.
  • Add orange slice to each glass

mimosa

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