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Refreshing Recipes for the Summer

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27 June 2011, 12:26 PM   #1
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Face it, it can get really damn hot in the summer. Hot food ain't gonna make the
cut, warm food has a small chance - but refreshing food is gonna be just right. 

So, if anyone has a recipe that will cool you down in the summer - then post them here. 

27 June 2011, 03:27 PM   #2
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This is a fun one.

Watermelon ice

Freeze chunks of watermelon overnight, then put it in the blender with a little bit of

Now you have fresh watermelon ice!!

27 June 2011, 03:45 PM   #3
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Oh, I'm definitely gonna try that one.
I love watermelon with a passion. <3

27 June 2011, 11:33 PM   #4
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That sounds really nice! A good wake-me-up from the hot weather. :D

29 June 2011, 06:17 PM   #5
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Last edited by ‹sidney crosbae❄›, 29 June 2011
This one is really easy, like, really easy.


[this is what I use, but you could really choose any fruits you want]

- mango
- pineapple
- strawberries
- kiwi
- white chocolate
- sweet pineapple bbq glaze


Cut the fruit into even-sized bits, break the chocolate into squares,
pour on some (not too much!) glaze.
Wrap it all up in portion-sized foil pouches and chuck them on the grill for a few

NOTE: Oh, and you can serve it with ice cream or whip cream if you want,
although I prefer it with some Turkish yoghurt.


29 June 2011, 07:01 PM   #6
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Okay, so this isn't exactly a recipe....but it is refreshing.

Take your favorite lip balm, and put it in the freezer for a couple ours. (Make sure it's
dry, especially the cap, you don't want it frozen shut)
And now, you a refreshing Lip balm!

29 June 2011, 10:47 PM   #7
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If you have apple juice and a few strawberries, put around 2 glasses of apple juice into
the blender and then around 3 strawberries, put a whole tray of ice cubes in, and you'll
have made a nice strawberry apple juice slush! :3

30 June 2011, 03:37 AM    #8
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Posts: 8
If you have popsicle molds. (I have mickey mouse ones!!) fill it with your favorite
juice/soda then put it in the freezer!

Or use a plastic/paper cup/empty yogurt container and popsicle sticks.

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