Refreshing, Colourful Summer Drinks

  • Downhome Magazine
  • Posted: Jul 05, 2021 11:34 AM

Nothing tops off a hot day working in the garden or lounging on the patio like a cool, refreshing, colourful drink!  Check out the July issue of Downhome for more recipies.

Outport Spritzer 

Ice cubes

Auk Island Outport Raspberry Screech Wine 

Ginger ale or 7-Up

Add 3 or 4 ice cubes to a wine glass. Fill 1/3 with wine and top with ginger ale or 7-Up (adjust the wine:soda ratio to suit your taste).

Frosted Lemonade 

1/3 cup lemon juice, freshly squeezed

3 tbsp granulated sugar

1/3 cup ice water

3 cups vanilla ice cream

Chill water with ice cubes for several minutes to make it super cold. Add lemon juice, sugar and ice water (ice cubes removed) to a blender. Blend until sugar dissolves. Add ice cream and blend again until combined and frothy. Divide into 3 cups. Serve immediately.