The “Newlywed Specialty Drink!”

My newlywed friends made an awesomely refreshing peach sangria just for their wedding reception this summer. It was so delicious!

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Doesn’t this look amazing? It was so refreshing; I had four of these glasses- haha! Whoo!

I loved this drink so much. So much that I replicated it for my family’s bday celebration this past weekend.

It’s a very simple recipe.

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Missing the Moscato wine bottle and the fruits, but you get the picture of what we need to make this bad boy 😉 Haha!

  • Peach sparkling water
  • Peach schnapps
  • Moscato wine (regular or pink)
  • Fresh or frozen peaches
  • Fresh or frozen berries (blackberries, strawberries, raspberries, blueberries)

For my rendition, I used all of the above, including fresh fruits- white/yellow peaches, strawberries, and blackberries, and pink moscato. I’m a fresh fruits kind-of gal!

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Bam!!! It was a hit! Tasted very close to the original.

Much thanks to the newlyweds and their wonderful creation! I can’t wait to experiment and make more kinds of sangrias soon!

Happy summer! Cheers!

Peanut butter smoothies for International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day! Today’s review is on peanut butter smoothies. Yum! It’s my new love when it comes to smoothies. I’ve been craving it so much lately.

Last week, I went to Extract Juice Bar in Downtown and ordered one of my favorite drinks from there: Peanut Butter Jelly Time. The smoothie consisted of: peanut butter, bananas, strawberries, and grapes. Yummy! I drank it so quickly. It was so good! Cravings satisfied! Ah!

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The next day that same week, I was craving peanut butter smoothies again and decided to make my own. Haha! I had some frozen bananas in the freezer and decided to make use of them.

Bam! Bello!

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My specialty consisted of: ice, soy milk and Lactaid milk, frozen bananas, peanut butter, and grapes.

The grapes makes it so much better! Next time I have strawberries, I will definitely add those in. And maybe some blueberries, too. Haha! It’ll be awesome!

Cheers!

Extract Juice Bar
1001 Bishop St.; Honolulu, 96813
http://www.extractjuicebarhi.com/

 

Last Saturday night

Like Katy Perry’s song, “Last Friday Night,” let’s talk about last Saturday instead.

My boyfriend, sister, her boyfriend, and our cousin, chilled at Dave & Buster’s for a game night out together. It was a blast! So many good memories and laughs.

My sis and I ordered D&B’s new blue raspberry snow glowb drink. It looked super cool and I love Jolly Rancher®. The blue raspberry is one of my fave flavors. The drink wasn’t bad. Tasted like the candy. The syrup was mixed with Sprite®. I love that we got to keep the color-changing ice cube that made the drink glow. It also came with a color-changing straw, which I forgot to take home. Shucks! I was so surprised that this drink did not contain alcohol. I know, shocking, right?!?!

D&B’s has some pretty awesome drinks and new food items that I’d like to try the next time I return. Yea!!!

Dave & Buster’s
1030 Auahi St.; Honolulu, 96814
808.589.2215
http://www.daveandbusters.com/

Get out, and get your game on!!

FS x