Drink Recipe: Spiked Slushies

Most of us remember slushies as those icy childhood treats that we just couldn’t get enough of. Well, no need to feel nostalgic any longer because we have taken those classic frozen drinks and given them an adult makeover — complete with alcohol! Try our three recipes below:

spiked slushies

Lemon Basil Slushie

Makes 1 Cocktail

1.5 oz vodka
2 oz lemon juice
1 oz simple syrup
3-4 fresh basil leaves
1/4 cup ice (extra as desired for thicker consistency)

Combine in mixer & blend well. Garnish with freshly chopped basil.

Passion Lime Slushie

Makes 1 Cocktail

1.5 oz rum
3 oz passion fruit puree
1/2 oz lime juice
3 slices jalapeno (1/8″ thickness, seeded)
1/4 cup ice (extra as desired for thicker consistency)

Combine in mixer & blend well. Garnish with lime zest.

Peach Ginger Slushie

Makes 1 Cocktail

1.5 oz bourbon
3 oz peach puree
1/2 oz orange juice
1/2 oz simple syrup
1/2 tsp freshly grated ginger
Splash of lemon juice
1/4 cup ice (extra as desired for thicker consistency)

Combine in mixer & blend well. Garnish with finely diced fresh peach.