Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Autumn Drink Recipes

   Autumn has arrived!

The change of Seasons has encouraged us to collect some new recipes to enjoy with your glass straw.  Do you have some Fall Beverage Recipes to share?  Please do add them into the comments forum.
We wish a warm and happy season!
From GlassDharma - Manufacturer of  "The Original Glass Straw"

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Featured glass straw: "Smoothie"
Beautiful Bends (12mm)


Waldorf Smoothie

1 small Apple 1 small Pear
  (core, diced, previously frozen)
1 oz. Apple Juice
4 oz. Almond Milk
  (unsweetened)
1 - 2 ribs fresh Celery (sliced)
1/4 Cup broken Walnut-meats

Instructions: blend all ingredients & serve immediately.
(We used the NutriBullet for this recipe.

 Serves 1 - 2



Almond - Pear Smoothie with Raisins

2 diced Pears (peeled and previously frozen)
4 Dates (seeded and soaked in water)
smoothie, almond, pear, dates, raisins, glass straw
Featured glass straw: "Smoothie"
Beautiful Bends (12mm)4 Dates (sliced and soaked)
1/4 cup Raisins (soaked)
1/4 cup Almonds (chopped)
1 t. Baking spice*
3/4 cup Almond Milk

 Instructions: blend all ingredients and serve immediately.

* Baking Spice suggestion - Cinnamon, Nutmeg, Cloves and Cardamom.

TIP: Soak the raisins and dates together for at least 10 minutes (hot water) or overnight.  Some of the soaking water can be used to improve the consistency and desired sweetness of this recipe.

Note: This recipe has no sugar added.

Serves 2 - 3 
                                             

mocktail, cherry, pepper, cherry pepper jelly, martini, glass straw
Featured glass straw:  clear Decorative Dots
"Sipper" (7mm)

Cherry Pepper-tini

2 t. Cherry Pepper Jelly
1 oz. Pomegranate Juice
2 oz. Vodka
Splash of Vermouth (extra dry)

Mix over ice in a cocktail shaker and strain,
serve with a slice of Bell Pepper

Mocktail Version (non-alcohol)
 2 t. Cherry Pepper Jelly
1 oz. Pomegranate Juice
1 oz. Apple Juice
1 oz. Seltzer water

Mix over ice in a cocktail shaker and strain,
serve with a slice of Bell Pepper

Serves 1


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2 comments:

  1. These are great autumn drink recipes which I would love to make for my family. I always search for such drinks as I am fond of drinking.

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  2. The Almond Pear smoothie is Awesome!!

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