Recipe Index: Drink

Agua de Jamaica

Agua de Jamaica (Hibiscus Tea)

Refreshing drink made with an infusion of dried hibiscus flowers.
Apple Pie Smoothie on Simply Recipes

Apple Pie Smoothie

Tastes like apple pie! Smoothie with applesauce, almond milk, cashews, dates, and vanilla.
Berry Banana Smoothie (photo)

Berry Banana Smoothie

Berry banana smoothie recipes plus many other wonderful smoothie recipe ideas from readers.
Chai Tea


Traditional chai tea recipe, prepared with full-bodied black tea, star anise, cloves, allspice, cinnamon, white peppercorns, cardamom, whole milk and sugar.
Cranberry Limeade (photo)

Cranberry Limeade

Zesty homemade limeade recipe with a bit of cranberry juice for added flavor and color.
Crema di Limoncello (photo)

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

Cucumber Lime Mint Agua Fresca

Cool and refreshing agua fresca, made with cucumbers, lime, and mint. Perfect for hot days!
Cucumber Mint Soda

Cucumber Mint “Shrub” Soda

Cool refreshing homemade cucumber mint vinegar-based soda, tangy and sweet! Perfect for a hot summer day.
Dark n Stormy

Dark and Stormy

Dark n Stormy cocktail with Goslings black rum, ginger beer, and lime.


Traditional holiday eggnog recipe with eggs, milk, cream, nutmeg, and vanilla, bourbon, and brandy.
Green Smoothie on Simply Recipes

Green Smoothie

Healthy green smoothie with banana, pineapple, spinach, and Greek yogurt.
Homemade Ginger Ale

Homemade Ginger Ale

Easy homemade ginger ale, with grated ginger, simple syrup, lime and club soda.
Concord grapes hanging from grapevine

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 (photo)

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

Homemade Tomato Juice

Have an abundance of tomatoes in your garden? Make your own delicious tomato juice, a homemade V-8.
Honey and Lemon Tea

Honey and Lemon Tea

Honey and lemon tea, perfect for soothing a cold.
Honey Mulled Wine (photo)

Honey Mulled Wine

Get into the holiday spirit with hot red wine mulled with cinnamon, peppercorns and honey.
Hot Chocolate (photo)

Hot Chocolate

Keep warm with homemade hot chocolate! Discussion of chocolate types. Recommendations for variations.
Hot Mulled Cider

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 (photo)

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.
Sun Tea

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.
Lavender Lemonade

Lavender Lemonade

Homemade lemonade with infused lavender.
Limeade with a Touch of Mint (photo)

Limeade with a Touch of Mint

Refreshing limeade served with sprigs of mint. Perfect for a hot summer day.
Stevia Sweetened Cranberry Cooler

Low Carb Cranberry Cooler

Cranberry cooler made low carb by using unsweetened cranberry juice, sweetened with liquid stevia, a naturally sweet herb.
Mango Lassi

Mango Lassi

Sweet and rich mango lassi, with fresh mango, milk, yogurt, sugar and a dash of cardamom.

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