A Healthy Refreshing Carrot and Ginger Cocktail Drink

Drink Recipe

Here is a refreshing drink that you will surely enjoy, and your guests will come asking you for more. Try it, I'm sure you will agree with me!

Ingredients

6 medium carrots

1 tin frozen fruit punch drink (Minute Maid Guava Passion Punch is my favourite)

Peeled Ginger

Sugar to taste

1-2 riped bananas

2 ½ cups water

Crushed ice

Method

1. Peel, wash, and dice carrots

2. Place carrots in a pan and pour 2 ½ cups of water over carrots and allowed to cook for about 15 minutes or until well cooked

3. Allow carrots to sit until cool

4. Place carrots in a blender (half of the carrots each time) with some of its water and blend on high speed. You can add more water if it is needed

5. Dice peeled ginger and blend in blender at medium speed

6. Use a sieve to strain ginger and add to carrot juice

7. Peel ripe banana and add to ginger and carrot juice mixture

8. Pour into blender, and blend again at high speed

9. Add frozen punch drink and sugar to taste

10. Add crushed ice

Enjoy a refreshing summer drink !


Getting carrots diced before cooking

Peeled ginger

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jean2011 5 years ago from Canada Author

Thank you icountthetimes for stopping by, I sure if you try this drink you will like it!


icountthetimes 5 years ago

This looks delicious. Recently a friend on a special diet made me a fruit smoothie and it was one of the nicest drinks I've ever tasted. I really ought to try to make a few fruit and/or vegetable drinks.


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jean2011 5 years ago from Canada Author

Thank you Om Paramapoonya for stopping by. I hope you will try it!


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Om Paramapoonya 5 years ago

This drink sounds yummy and super healthy. Its color is also very appetizing. Rated up!


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jean2011 5 years ago from Canada Author

Thank you Cloverleaf for your comments. I agree with you,anything with ginger is good to have all through the year.


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Cloverleaf 5 years ago from Calgary, AB, Canada

Hi Jean, I think this carrot and ginger drink would taste awesome any time of the year. Very healthy, too! Voting up, useful and bookmarking.


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jean2011 5 years ago from Canada Author

Let me know if you like it! Thanks for stopping by.


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Hyphenbird 5 years ago from America-Broken But Still Beautiful

Yum. I just purchased five pounds of carrots. And I love ginger.I will make this tonight for a snack. Yum, yum!


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Peggy W 5 years ago from Houston, Texas

It sounds like a very healthy drink. Thanks for the recipe.


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IntimatEvolution 5 years ago from Columbia, MO USA

I love fruit smoothies. I have never tried one with carrots or ginger. Interesting recipe.


Pearlette 5 years ago

This looks like the perfect drink for summer. I'll definitely try it. Great article.

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