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5 homemade frozen treats to cool you down

By: Enrique Gili on Aug. 6, 2014, 3:40 p.m.
White wine slushie with lime wedge

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White Wine Slushie

A great post BBQ, palate-cleansing treat meant for grownups. Just don't slurp and drive!

Prep time: 5 minutes

Total time: Up to 24 hours to freeze

Yield: Serves 6 to 8

White Wine Slushie


  • 16 oz. frozen orange juice, preferably organic, no additives
  • 750 ml bottle sweet white wine, Moscato
  • Orange liquor (optional)
  1. Set freezer to high.
  2. Squeeze frozen orange juice into a large ceramic or glass bowl. Mash into even-sized chunks. Add 2/3 contents of wine bottle and stir until blended, about 2 minutes.
  3. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and freeze overnight. Scoop into small bowls with a dash of orange liquor.