Mexican Fruit Drinks
Tropical fruits like mango and citrus like lemon and lime make Mexican drinks as cool as a Baja breeze. Whether a special margarita or a tropical punch, Mexican fruit drinks are a great foil to spicy fare.
Using light orange juice cuts the calories in this summer fruit and wine drink.
Aromatic fresh ginger lends its signature flavor to these inspired frozen cocktails, a celebration of the juicy, succulent peach. When buying peaches, look for intensely fragrant fruit that gives slightly to palm pressure. Avoid those with signs of greening.
Cranberry-raspberry juice gives these festive cocktails their bright red color. Serve these frosty drinks at your next party.
Light rum, lime, and fresh mint make this classic drink perfect for summer parties.
This refreshing lemonade-like drink is served at almost every meal on Mexican ranches.
Frozen limeade makes these chilly cocktails a fun, citrusy drink for parties.
Learn how to make fruit smoothies, and you'll always have the perfect summer snack solution. These snack/drink hybrids are delicious and refreshing, but the true triumph is in how waistline-friendly they are. Practically any fruit mixture you choose will provide healthy doses of Vitamin C and dietary fiber, not to mention the more specific benefits of individual fruits. Perhaps best of all, these little miracle drinks are super simple to make. When you know how to make fruit smoothies, you can spend the rest of the summer happily sipping away.
If you want a fantastic way to get an extra protein boost in the morning, after a workout, or as an evening snack, learn how to make a banana smoothie with peanut butter.