Archives: Beverages

Mango Bellini

August 22, 2009 | By andrea | 4 Comments | Filed in: Beverages, Cocktails, Recipes.

Here’s an updated version of the bellini, a cocktail that originated in Italy that consists of sparkling wine and white peach purée. This recipe features mango nectar (or juice) instead of peach purée. It’s beautiful, festive and delicious! This cocktail would be a perfect beginning to a brunch or an al fresco (outdoors) dinner party. For an extra “pop” of color, garnish • Read More »

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Morning Mango Smoothie

July 24, 2009 | By andrea | Comments Off on Morning Mango Smoothie | Filed in: Beverages, Breakfast, Recipes, Snack.

This refreshing tropical smoothie has just a hint of lemon flavor and is a perfect summertime snack or quick breakfast. The frozen banana and mango chunks make it thick without watering down the flavor like ice does. Morning Mango Smoothie -from the Little Black Book of Smoothies The perfect breakfast for mango lovers! Makes 1 smoothie. • Read More »

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Strawberry Sunrise Smoothie

January 13, 2009 | By andrea | Comments Off on Strawberry Sunrise Smoothie | Filed in: Beverages, Breakfast, Recipes.

Some mornings I just don’t have time to make a big deal about breakfast. That’s why I love smoothies. You make it, slurp it down, then you’re on to the next thing. Husband bought me The Little Black Book of Smoothies several years ago and I’ve enjoyed trying many of it’s smoothie concoctions. The Strawberry Sunrise Smoothie is • Read More »

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