The Central Oregon Summer season is at it’s peak. Temperatures are hot and we’re still looking for all kinds of ways to keep cool. With weeks away until fall, there’s still time for icy cold beverages like our favorite Adult Summer Slushies! There are so many recipes in this category that we love, however the one that stands out is classic, refreshing and super easy to make. Like rum and coke? Then you’ll love our Sailor Cherry Summer Slushie. Next time you’re throwing that end of the summer BBQ or back yard movie, grab the below ingredients and get ready – you’re going to LOVE this one!
Sailor Cherry Summer Slushie (two drinks):
4 ounces of Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum (add more Rum if you like it stronger)
24 ounces of Cherry Coca Cola
1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
Preparation: Make this recipe in a pitcher around noon or 1pm, depending on what time your ready to serve. Pour the liquids into two plastic cups (Solo cups work great). Put in the freezer for at least 6 hours. Take out, let them thaw a bit, then top with cherries and enjoy.
Blender version: Put the liquid ingredients in a blender with small ice chunks and blend until it gets to a slushy consistency. Add more ice as you go. Pour into two cups, top with cherries, sip and enjoy!