Recipes

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CREAMY ORANGE SMOOTHIE

1 cup cold orange juice
1 cup cold water
2 tsp. CRYSTAL LIGHT Drink Mix, any flavor
2 cups frozen vanilla yogurt, softened
1 cup ice cubes

BLEND all ingredients except ice in blender until smooth.
ADD ice; blend until thickened.
SERVE immediately.

STRAWBERRY-LEMONADE VODKA SLUSH

1-1/2 cups frozen strawberries
1 cup cold water
1/4 cup vodka
1 pkt. (0.14 oz.) CRYSTAL LIGHT On The Go Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix

BLEND ingredients in blender until smooth.
SERVE immediately.
SPECIAL EXTRA: Garnish lemon slice and fresh mint.
SUBSTITUTE: Prepare using CRYSTAL LIGHT On The Go Pink Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix.
SUBSTITUTE: Omit vodka.

GREEN ENERGY SMOOTHY WITH KIWI

1/2 cup water
1 pkt. (0.14 oz.) CRYSTAL LIGHT On The Go Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix
1 cup tightly packed baby spinach leaves
1 cup fresh pineapple chunks (3/4 inch)
1 banana, cut into chunks
2 kiwis, peeled, quartered
1 cup ice cubes

BLEND all ingredients except ice in blender until smooth.
ADD ice; blend on high speed until smooth.
SERVE immediately.

LEMONADE SANGRIA

1 pkt. CRYSTAL LIGHT On The Go Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix
1/3 cup water
1/3 cup orange juice
1-1/3 cups dry white wine
1 cup assorted fresh fruit (pitted cherries, seedless grapes, cut-up apples and peaches)

STIR all ingredients except fruit until drink mix is dissolved.
REFRIGERATE 2 hours or until chilled.
SERVE over ice; top with fruit.

STRAWBERRY-YOGURT SMOOTHIE

1-1/2 cups fat-free milk
1-1/2 tsp. CRYSTAL LIGHT Tangerine Strawberry Flavor Drink Mix
1 cup vanilla low-fat yogurt
1 cup frozen strawberries

BLEND all ingredients in blender until smooth.

PLATINUM BLACKBERRY LEMONADE

2 torn fresh mint leaves
1 cup seltzer
1 squeeze CRYSTAL LIGHT LIQUID Blackberry Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix
4 blackberries

MUDDLE mint in bottom of 12-oz. glass.
STIR in remaining ingredients.
ADD ice.

SPECIAL EXTRA: Garnish filled glass with a lemon wedge and fresh mint.

CAROLINA COLADA

1/2 cup water
1/3 cup pineapple juice, chilled
2 Tbsp. dark rum
1 squeeze CRYSTAL LIGHT LIQUID Tropical Coconut Flavor Drink Mix

MIX ingredients in 12-oz. glass.
ADD ice.

SPECIAL EXTRA: Garnish with fresh pineapple wedges.
VARIATION: Omit rum.

ICY STRAWBERRY-KIWI

2 qt. (8 cups) cold water
1 pkt. (makes 2 qt. drink) or 2 pkt. (makes 1 qt. drink each) CRYSTAL LIGHT Strawberry Kiwi Flavor Drink Mix
24 frozen strawberries (about 2 cups)

ADD water to drink mix in large plastic or glass pitcher; stir until mix is dissolved.
POUR into 8 tall glasses. Add 3 frozen strawberries to each glass.

AMELIA ISLAND PUNCH

2 cups cold water
1 pkt. (makes 2 qt. drink) or 2 pkt. (makes 1 qt. drink each) CRYSTAL LIGHT Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix
1 can (46 fl. oz.) pineapple juice, chilled

ADD water to drink mix in punch bowl; stir until mix is dissolved.
STIR in juice.
REFRIGERATE several hours or until chilled.

SOUTHERN SANGRIA

1-1/2 cups dry red wine
1-1/2 cups club soda
3/4 cup orange juice
2 Tbsp. brandy
6 squeezes CRYSTAL LIGHT LIQUID Berry Sangria Flavor Drink Mix
1/2 small apple, thinly sliced
1/2 navel orange, thinly sliced
1/2 lemon, thinly sliced

MIX all ingredients except fruit in pitcher.
REFRIGERATE several hours or until chilled.
ADD fruit just before serving.

SUBSTITUTE: Substitute seltzer water for the club soda.
SPECIAL EXTRA: Garnish with fresh mint.

FRONT PORCH PEACH TEA

1/2 cup prepared CRYSTAL LIGHT Peach Flavor Iced Tea
1/2 cup diet ginger ale

MIX ingredients in 12-oz. glass.
ADD ice.

SPECIAL EXTRA: Garnish filled glass with a fresh peach slice and sprig of fresh mint.
SPARKLING PEACH-RUM TEA: When serving adults, stir 2 Tbsp. rum into prepared drink before adding the ice, if desired.

ICED SUNSET

1 cup orange juice
1 pkt. CRYSTAL LIGHT On The Go Raspberry Ice Flavor Drink Mix
3 cups cold club soda
4 orange slices
4 fresh strawberries

POUR juice into 12 compartments of ice cube tray; freeze 3 hours or until solid.
ADD drink mix to club soda in pitcher; stir until dissolved.
PLACE frozen juice cubes in 4 tall glasses; fill with prepared drink. Garnish with fruit.

BLUEBERRY-LEMON SMOOTHIE

3/4 cup prepared CRYSTAL LIGHT Lemonade Flavor Drink
2 Tbsp. SURE-JELL For Less or No Sugar Needed Recipes Premium Fruit Pectin
1/2 cup blueberries
1/2 cup thawed COOL WHIP FREE Whipped Topping
1/2 cup ice cubes

BLEND all ingredients in blender on high speed until smooth.
SERVE immediately.

BUBBLY ICED TEA

1 qt. (4 cups) water
1 pkt. (makes 2 qt. drink) or 2 pkt. (makes 1 qt. drink each) CRYSTAL LIGHT Lemon Flavor Iced Tea Mix
1 bottle (1 L) diet carbonated lemon-lime beverage, chilled

ADD water to drink mix in large plastic or glass pitcher; stir until mix is dissolved.
STIR in carbonated beverage just before serving.
SERVE over ice.

PEACHY ICED TEA SANGRIA

5 cups cold water
1 cup orange juice
1 pkt. (makes 2 qt. drink) or 2 pkt. (makes 1 qt. drink each) CRYSTAL LIGHT Peach Flavor Iced Tea Mix
2 fresh peaches, sliced
1 cup fresh raspberries
1 cup fresh blueberries

ADD water and juice to drink mix in 2-qt. plastic or glass pitcher; stir until mix is dissolved.
STIR in fruit.
SERVE over ice.

SPARKLING LEMONADE

2 cups chilled seltzer
1 pkt. (0.31 oz.) CRYSTAL LIGHT PURE Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix
Crushed ice


ADD seltzer to drink mix; stir until mix is dissolved.
SERVE over ice.

POMEGRANATE SANGRIA

1 qt. (4 cups) water
2 tea bags
3 pkt. (0.29 oz. each) CRYSTAL LIGHT PURE Raspberry Lemonade Flavor Drink Mix
2 cups pomegranate juice
1 cup orange juice
1 navel orange, sliced
1 lemon, sliced

BRING water to boil in saucepan. Remove from heat. Add tea bags; let stand 3 min. Remove tea bags; discard. Cool 5 min.
ADD tea to drink mixes in 2-qt. plastic or glass pitcher; stir until dissolved. Stir in juices. Add fruit.
SERVE over ice.