- Food and Cooking»
- Beverage Recipes
Crushed Ice Lemon Slushy Recipe
Make Lemon Slushy Recipe in a Blender
- Real lemons, 2-4 lemons
- Lemon squeezer
- Ice cubes, 7-12 cubes
- Honey, 3-4 tablespoons
- Orange peel shredded
Start with placing 7 or more ice cubes into a blender. Now slice 2 or more lemons in half; grind the 1/2 of each sliced lemon onto the lemon squeezer. Remove the lemon seeds from the lemon juice and pulp. Pour the lemon juice into the blender. Add 3-4 tablespoons of pure clover honey into the blender.
Wash the outside of an orange with baking soda, and then rinse the outside of the orange peel. Begin to shred the orange peel onto a zester or a peeler. There are different types of zester utensils, it's a good idea to buy at least 2 types of zesters. You will need only a tablespoon of orange zest, and then place the orange zest into the blender.
Now begin to put the blender on "chop" speed; after the ice cubes are crushed and chopped in the blender, change the blender speed to "mix" until the ice cubes are slushy. Now there you have it, a delicious lemon slush recipe.
Health Benefits of Eating Lemons
Lemon juice assists with antibacterial and antiviral infections in the body. Consuming lemon juice is a great way to boost your immune system. And lemons are very high in vitamin C, which will prevent your body from having common colds, flu, sinus problems, and cancers. Also the citrus smell of lemons is therapeutic. Lemons are therapeutic to 3 of our senses; sight, taste, and smell.
Lemons are not only just great for tasting, but lemons can be used on the skin, and hair.
Benefits of Eating Orange Peel
The nutrition of orange peels is that it's very high in fiber. Eating orange peels assist with fighting against cancers in the body, lowers the chance of diabetes, and it is an anti-inflammatory. Orange peel that is grated into a lemon slush drink, gives the lemon drink and extra citrus smack.
Enjoy with family and friends!
Have you Made Your Own Slush Drinks Before?
© 2012 Ann810