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Orange Dream Drink

Few beverages are as simple and refreshing as this one shared by Sybil Brown of Highland, California. Bring her swift slushy specialty to your breakfast table and watch how quickly glasses are raised for seconds.
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Creamy Lemon Milk Shakes

Creamy Lemon Milk Shakes

Creamy Lemon Milk Shakes

Several different recipes inspired the combination of ingredients I use in these shakes, and I'm glad they did! They're so refreshing. —Carol Gillespie, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Coffee Milk

Coffee Milk

Coffee Milk

It's the official state drink of Rhode Island, and once you taste it, you'll understand why it has so many fans! —Karen Barros, Bristol, Rhode Island

Apple Cider Smash

Apple Cider Smash

Apple Cider Smash

A smash is a fruity and chilled cocktail—very refreshing. It's a great use for those apples and cider you bought from the orchard. —Moffat Frazier, New York, New York

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Champagne Party Punch

Champagne Party Punch

Champagne Party Punch

To make this punch even more festive, float an ice ring in the punch. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Shakes

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Shakes

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Shakes

For a nutritious breakfast or snack on the go, try this hearty shake from Norma Gabriel of Mondovi, Wisconsin. "With the banana, yogurt and milk, it's quite filling," she says. "My husband, son and I all enjoy it."

Sparkling Punch

Sparkling Punch

Sparkling Punch

As a table brightener, fix a bowl of festive fruity punch—it's a refreshing beverage you can mix together in moments. "To dress it up even more, I add an ice ring filled with oranges, lemons and cranberries," relates Karen Ann Bland, a reader from Gove, Kansas.
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Slow-Cooked Apple Cranberry Cider

Slow-Cooked Apple Cranberry Cider

Slow-Cooked Apple Cranberry Cider

Buffets are my favorite way to feed a crowd. This fruity cider can be made ahead, then kept warm in a slow cooker so people can serve themselves. —Kathy Wells, Brodhead, Wisconsin

Manhattan

Manhattan

Manhattan

This is a substantial drink. A Manhattan can be served straight up in a chilled cocktail glass or over ice in a rocks glass—Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Smoothie

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Smoothie

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Smoothie

Frozen berries and fruit keep these frosty smoothies extra thick, sent by Christy Adkins of Martinez, Georgia. Best of all, the recipe is a great way to use up that last banana.

Tangy Party Punch

Tangy Party Punch

Tangy Party Punch

As social chair one year during college, I tried to come up with a more interesting beverage than the usual cranberry juice and lemon-lime soda. This pastel punch was always a hit at receptions and parties. -Jennifer Bangerter, Nixa, Missouri

Strawberry Banana Blast

Strawberry Banana Blast

Strawberry Banana Blast

This thick and creamy smoothie was created for the strawberry lover, but the banana flavor comes through nicely. It's refreshing without being too sweet and makes a fruity mid-morning snack. —Colleen Belbey, Warwick, Rhode Island

Hot Apple Cider

Hot  Apple Cider

Hot Apple Cider

A hot beverage like this is savored here when chilly weather returns after summer. The clove-studded orange slices are so attractive.

Chocolate Soda

Chocolate Soda

Chocolate Soda

Poodle skirts may be out, but the old-fashioned ice cream soda our Test Kitchen concocted is still a simply perfect way to cool down on a hot summer day.—Country Woman Test Kitchen, Greendale, Wisconsin

Creamy Lime Chiller

Creamy Lime Chiller

Creamy Lime Chiller

This frosty refresher from field editor Maria Regakis of Somerville, Massachusetts hits the spot. Neither too sweet nor too tart, this pretty pick-me-up will perk up any special occasion.

Creamy Lemon Milk Shakes

Creamy Lemon Milk Shakes

Creamy Lemon Milk Shakes

Several different recipes inspired the combination of ingredients I use in these shakes, and I'm glad they did! They're so refreshing. —Carol Gillespie, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Frozen Strawberry Daiquiris

Frozen Strawberry Daiquiris

Frozen Strawberry Daiquiris

Blend this refreshing pink drink to serve on a hot summer day, for a barbecue or during your Mexican-themed party.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Chocolate Martini

Chocolate Martini

Chocolate Martini

The variations on martinis seem endless. But this sweet version is both creative and sophisticated in taste and presentation. It's a great way to finish or even start a meal.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen
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