Fruit juices and smoothies made at home are healthy and fun choices of snacks for kids. They are nutritious and are a great alternative to junk food. Making different kinds of juices and smoothies at home is easy with the right choice of juice extractors and blenders. Transform these healthful drinks into exciting refreshments with creative names, colorful glassware and lots of garnishes to delight your children. Here are three delicious recipes you can serve as snacks or party drinks for kids.
Create a thick, colorful milkshake with bright sprinkles that kids are sure to appreciate. You will need marshmallows, sweet strawberry syrup, sugar to taste and rainbow sprinkles. Whipped cream and cherries make the perfect toppings for this milkshake. The marshmallows add a wonderful flavor and help to make the milkshake thick and creamy. Blenders with high speeds are ideal for making this creamy milkshake and can be used to make whipped cream for garnishing. Blend all the ingredients together, pour the shakes into tall glasses and top with whipped cream and cherries.
Cranberry Party Punch
You will need fresh cranberries, chilled cranberry juice, chilled pineapple juice, sugar to taste and almond extract to make this flavorful drink. Juice the cranberries and pineapples with a juice extractor. Juice extractors make it easy to substitute fresh, homemade juice for a store-brought one. Allow the juices to chill in the refrigerator before making the punch. Combine the juices with sugar and almond extract and mix well using a high-powered blender. This recipe can be easily adapted to make delicious cranberry ice pops. Simply pour the juice in ice pop molds and allow them to freeze.
To make this refreshing drink, you will need strawberries and blueberries along with two slices of lemon and two slices of orange. The rest of the ingredients are vanilla extract, ice cubes, and cranberry juice. Make fresh cranberry juice with a juicer while the rest of the ingredients can be combined in a blender. Blend the ingredients till you get an ice slush consistency. Mix the slush with the cranberry juice and chill before serving. Serve the drink in tall glasses garnished with sliced fruits.
It’s easy to make healthy and fun juices and smoothies for your kids and their friends who come over for birthday parties and sleepovers. All you need are the right blenders and juice extractors for your juicing needs. Create your own special recipes by combining different fruits and veggies.