Recipe Index: Drink
Apple Pie Smoothie
Tastes like apple pie! Smoothie with applesauce, almond milk, cashews, dates, and vanilla.
Berry Banana Smoothie
Berry banana smoothie recipes plus many other wonderful smoothie recipe ideas from readers.
Traditional chai tea recipe, prepared with full-bodied black tea, star anise, cloves, allspice, cinnamon, white peppercorns, cardamom, whole milk and sugar.
Zesty homemade limeade recipe with a bit of cranberry juice for added flavor and color.
Crema di Limoncello
Homemade limoncello. A favorite Italian digestif, rich as custard and strong enough to knock you down. Everclear infused with plenty of lemon zest then swirled together with milk, sugar, and vanilla.
Cucumber Lime Mint Agua Fresca
Cool and refreshing agua fresca, made with cucumbers, lime, and mint. Perfect for hot days!
Cucumber Mint “Shrub” Soda
Cool refreshing homemade cucumber mint vinegar-based soda, tangy and sweet! Perfect for a hot summer day.
Traditional holiday eggnog recipe with eggs, milk, cream, nutmeg, and vanilla, bourbon, and brandy.
Homemade Grape Juice
There's nothing better than homemade grape juice. Step-by-step instructions with photos on how to make your own grape juice from scratch.
Homemade Sassafras Root Beer
A recipe for homemade root beer made with the roots of sassafras plants, spices, and molasses. Non-fermented version.
Homemade Tomato Juice
Have an abundance of tomatoes in your garden? Make your own delicious tomato juice, a homemade V-8.
Honey Mulled Wine
Get into the holiday spirit with hot red wine mulled with cinnamon, peppercorns and honey.
Keep warm with homemade hot chocolate! Discussion of chocolate types. Recommendations for variations.
Hot Mulled Cider
Spicy hot mulled apple cider cooked with a clove-studded orange, cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg, cardamom and brown sugar.
How to Cut and Prepare Prickly Pears
How do you cut and prepare prickly pear cactus? Carefully. Here's a step-by-step guide with photos and recipe suggestions.
How To Make Cold Brew Coffee
Cold brew coffee is the only way to go if you love iced coffee in the summer. This method is so easy, and it makes an iced coffee that will never taste watery or bitter.
How to Make Sun Tea
A great way to make some tea without heating up your kitchen is to use the power of the sun to make sun tea.
Limeade with a Touch of Mint
Refreshing limeade served with sprigs of mint. Perfect for a hot summer day.