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Frosty Orange Smoothie Recipe
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Frosty Orange Smoothie Recipe

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This is a refreshing drink year-round, but it also is a festive beverage to serve around the holidays. It's a good alternative to sugared soft drinks, too. —Rita Swanson, Three Hills, Alberta
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
MAKES:4 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
MAKES: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can (6 ounces) frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 10 to 12 ice cubes

Nutritional Facts

156 calories: 1 cup, 2g fat (1g saturated fat), 8mg cholesterol, 31mg sodium, 32g carbohydrate (31g sugars, 0g fiber), 3g protein .

Directions

  1. In a blender, combine the orange juice, milk, water, sugar and vanilla. Cover and blend until smooth. With blender running, add ice cubes, one at a time, through the opening in lid. Blend until smooth. Serve immediately. Yield: 4-5 servings.
Originally published as Frosty Orange Smoothie in Country Extra November 1992, p49


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A13
Reviewed Apr. 20, 2014

"Hey, toss out the sugar and ice--this is delicious without it! My favorite smoothie because it is the smoothest!"

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mevgey
Reviewed May. 27, 2013

"This has been a family favorite since my son brought the recipe home from school over 35 years. I also use this to make popsicles that the kids love."

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websterx6
Reviewed Feb. 9, 2013

"Great recipe! I used pineapple orange juice concentrate, and no sugar. It was plenty sweet."

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SmilingRain
Reviewed Sep. 7, 2012

"Absolutely delicious!"

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AustyPickler
Reviewed Jun. 26, 2012

"This drink kept me alive through my 100 degree average summer!"

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kgburgess
Reviewed Jun. 14, 2012

"This was delicious and tasted just like the ones I got in the mall as a kid! Yum! I doubled the amount of ice, used the orange juice concentrate in its frozen state (not thawed), and I used fat free milk and 4 drops of stevia extract instead of sugar. These changes reduced the calories per cup to 105. Yummy-licious!"

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SHARRANN1
Reviewed May. 26, 2012

"Try eliminating the milk and add powdered egg whites instead.( Don't worry they are pasturized) More protein and much more like the real thing."

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Rgrime
Reviewed Feb. 27, 2012

"We loved this recipe. Not only was it easy, but it was delicious and reminded me of the orange juliuses I used to get at the mall as a child. I did add more ice than it suggested and a banana. Yummy. Next time I am going to add strawberries!"

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shina12
Reviewed Jan. 24, 2012

"LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!"

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lovealwaysbrenda
Reviewed Mar. 27, 2011

"love this drink! the perfect kind of sweet!"

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