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Depending on where you live, the dog days of summer may still be here. When things heat up, the boys and I like to cool down with cold items. Whether it is just for fun or at a summertime gathering, this Raspberry Float is sure to delight everyone.
Making a Raspberry Float
This drink is super simple to make.
Just grab all your ingredients and a blender.
Then pick pour into a short tumbler and top with some fresh whipped cream and a few fresh raspberries.
You can even surprise your family with part of a fruit popsicle on the stick set inside. This keeps things cool longer.
Within a few minutes, you’ll have some happy campers.
I know that on a hot day, my boys would be all for one of these to drink!
- 2 Cups cool water
- 3 Tbsps sugar
- 1 Cup chopped raspberries
- ½ Cup raspberries
- 1 Cup whipped cream
- 3 Raspberry popsicles
- In a blender, blend water, raspberries, and sugar.
- Strain raspberries juice and pour into glasses.
- Top with whipped cream and raspberries
- Serve with raspberry popsicle and enjoy.
Add ice into the the blender for a refreshing cold drink.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 65 Carbohydrates: 16g
While this recipe uses raspberries, you could easily make a similar beverage with another fruit as the base.
Strawberries? Mangos? Blueberries?
The choice is yours to make!
When would you make a Raspberry Float?
How do you cool off on hot summer days?
Other Drink Recipes to Enjoy
Some of these are here on Day by Day in Our World and others are on our sister site, Life Beyond Kids. All of them are perfect for helping you cool down on a warm day.
This post was originally published on Aug 19, 2016 and has since been updated.