Blender wonders - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

Blender wonders

Nothing brings greater satisfaction than making a blender drink yourself.  It's quick, easy and you can experiment with different combinations of fruits, juices, yogurts and more for a new wonder each time!

Fresh Strawberries
2c.Vanilla Ice Cream
1/2c. Freshly Squeezed Lemon Juice
1/2c. Orange Juice
1/3c. Sugar
1c. Crushed Ice

Blend all ingredients until reached desired thickness and serve. Garnish with strawberry and lemon peel. Makes 4 servings.

Coffee Slushie
1 tbsp instant coffee (use more for stronger taste)    
2 glasses cold milk  (skim for low fat drink)     
1 cup of crushed ice  
Sugar (to taste)      

Blend all ingredients until smooth and serve. Can also be garnished with whipped cream, brown sugar or cinnamon. Makes 3 servings

Indian Style Mango Lassi
3c Plain Yogurt
1c Milk
1c Water
1c Mango Pulp

Blend all ingredients and serve over crushed ice. If desired sprinkle with ground pistachios. Makes 4 servings.

Pina Colada
6oz. Pineapple Juice
2oz. Coconut Cream
3-4c. Ice

In a blender crush ice. Gradually pour coconut cream and pineapple juice. Ice should be fairly thick. Garnish with cherry and serve in a tall glass. Makes 2 servings.

Pineapple-Orange-Banana Smoothie
1 Banana
6oz.Light frozen yogurt, flavor of choice
6oz.Dole-Pine-Orange-Banana juice

Blend all ingredients to reach smooth consistency. For added taste blend canned strained pineapples with ingredients. Makes 2 servings.

Very Berry
1can. Berry Non-frozen Liquid Concentrate
1c. Water
8oz. Strawberry Yogurt
6.Frozen Strawberries

Blend berry concentrate and ice. Once ice is crushed add the remaining ingredients and blend on pulse to reach desired consistency. Makes 4 servings.


*DISCLAIMER*: The information contained in or provided through this site section is intended for general consumer understanding and education only and is not intended to be and is not a substitute for professional advice. Use of this site section and any information contained on or provided through this site section is at your own risk and any information contained on or provided through this site section is provided on an "as is" basis without any representations or warranties.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2019 WSIL. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.