Summer Drinks

A tall cool drink on a hot muggy day is a welcome relief. These non-alcoholic beverages are quick and easy to make and oh, so refreshing!

Hibiscus Sangria

Recipe adapted from Golden Door Cooks at Home
-serves 8-
3 Hibiscus Tea Bags
2 cups Pineapple Juice
2 cups Cranberry Juice
1 cup Apple Juice
Orange, Kiwi, and Pineapple Slices
Ice Cubes

Steep the tea bags in 4 cups of boiling water until the tea turns a deep red. Remove the bags and chill in the refrigerator. Transfer to a pitcher when cold, and add all the juices and fresh fruit. Stir to combine. May be made up to 4 hours in advance..

Apple Lime Spritzer

Recipe adapted from Six Burner Sue

Fresh mint leaves
Juice of 1 or 2 limes
1T. sugar, or to taste
1/4 cup apple juice
Sparkling waterIn a glass, muddle the mint leaves with the sugar, or add coarsely chopped. Mix in freshly squeezed lime juice and apple juice and top with icy cold sparkling water. Enjoy!

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