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Fruity Thirst Quencher

 Fruity Thirst Quencher
This beverage gets plenty of flavor from powdered drink mix, juice and crushed pineapple. "During the summer, I keep a jug of it in the fridge," relates Bernice Morris of Marshfield, Missouri. "It tastes so good on hot days."
5 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 10 min.


  • 4 cups water
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 envelope unsweetened strawberry starfruit Kool-Aid mix or unsweetened Kool-Aid mix of your choice
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1/2 cup crushed pineapple


  • In a 3-qt. pitcher, combine the water, sugar and Kool-Aid mix. Stir
  • until sugar and mix are dissolved. Add the orange juice, lemon juice
  • and pineapple; mix well. Refrigerate until serving. Yield: about 5
  • cups.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 145 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 43 mg sodium, 38 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.