Orange is the topic for Saturday’s Food For Thought. When I was living in Greece I tried fresh orange juice over there and fell in love. To this day, I will never drink orange juice from the store unless it is freshly squeezed orange juice. I can definitely taste the difference from the juice container vs freshly squeezed. Saturday’s Food For Thought- Oranges Benefits of oranges: Drinking at least two glasses of orange juice a day increases your vitamin c. Protects against inflammation. Orange juice helps improve the blood pressure.… Read more Fresh OJ Anyone? →
This is very tasty on a warm day or at a barbecue with family & friends. Enjoy Peach Nectar Cocktail Ingredients: 5 ounces orange juice 2 ounces peach nectar 1/4 ounce orgeat syrup Orange slices Ice Peach slices, if in season In a shaker, mix all ingredients and pour over ice. Garnish with some orange slices or even lemon slices. Kali Orexi!
I came across a recipe similar to this one I am posting. I loved the ingredients, so here it is. Apple Cocktail Recipe Ingredients- 5 apples 1 1/2 limes 1 1/2 cups of ice 1 cinnamon stick 1 fresh orange Directions- In a juicer juice the apples, orange and limes. Fill a glass halfway with the crushed ice. Pour in the juice. Add the cinnamon stick to the glass to decorate and for flavor. Kali Orexi!
If you love avacados, you will love this recipe. Enjoy- Avocado Cocktail Recipe– 1/4 medium avocado 3/4 oz fresh lime juice 1 cup crushed ice 1 1/2 oz light run 1 lime wedge 1 orange wedge 2 sprigs of mint crushed Place ice in blender, and crush. Add rum, lime juice, and 1/4 medium avocado in blender. Blend until thoroughly mixed and smooth. Pour into glass and garnish with lime wedge, and orange wedge. Sprinkle the mint on top. Enjoy Enjoy this on a hot summer evening. Kali Orexi!