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Tuesday, June 04, 2013

Warm Weather Drinks with Honey

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The warmer temperatures that come with June mean summer is almost here and nothing beats kicking up your feet and sipping on a nice relaxing drink! Honey can be used to sweeten and complement flavors in all kinds of beverages. Here we’ve highlighted some of our favorite warm weather drinks featuring honey. So grab your bottle of Sue Bee® Honey, pick up some fresh fruit at your local farmer’s market this weekend and give each a try!

Honey Lemonade Raspberry


Sue Bee Honey Lemonade With Raspberry Cubes

Ingredients

⚫ 3/4 cup Sue Bee Honey

⚫ 1 1/2 cups lemon juice

⚫ 9 cups water

⚫ 28 raspberries

Directions

1. Combine lemon juice and Sue Bee Honey in large pitcher; stir until honey is dissolved.

2. Stir in water.

3. Place 1 to 2 pieces of fruit in each compartment of 2 ice cube trays.

4. Fill each compartment with honey lemonade and freeze until firm.

5. Chill remaining lemonade.

6. To serve, divide frozen fruit cubes between tall glasses and fill with remaining lemonade.

 

 

Sparkling Orange Juice and Honey from Fuss Free Cooking


Sparkling Orange Juice and Honey from Fuss Free Cooking

 


Strawberry Lemonade with Honey Simple Syrup from Roots and Platters


Strawberry Lemonade with Honey Simple Syrup from Roots and Platters


Fresh Honey Lemonade from So Hungry I Could Blog

Fresh Honey Lemonade from So Hungry I Could Blog

 



Honey Strawberry-Banana Smoothie

 

Sue Bee Honey Strawberry-Banana Smoothie

Ingredients

⚫ 1/4 cup Sue Bee Honey

⚫ 1 pint strawberries, hulled

⚫ 1 banana, peeled and sliced

⚫ 8 ounces plain or nonfat yogurt

⚫ 1/2 cup milk

⚫ 1 teaspoon vanilla extract or vanilla flavoring
 

Directions

Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend on high for 20 seconds or until the drink is smooth.

For more fantastic drink recipes, be sure to follow our Drinks Pinboard on Pinterest!