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Category Archives: Drinks

Schweppes Manao

New yums!
 
 
manao soda
 
 
Holland is waaay more open to Asian cuisine than Belgium is, so whenever I go there I try to get me some Asian groceries!
 
Let’s taste some!
 
Schweppes Manao, a drink especially created for Thailand.
 
 
manao soda
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Top 5 Spa Waters

There’s something about a jug of infused water in the fridge.
 
Maybe it’s the colors.
Maybe it’s the sound of crushed ice in a long drink glass.
 
Maybe it’s the fact that it’s hyped and everyone’s doing it and I feel part of a bigger purpose in this universe when I brew my own magical happy potions.
 
 
At any rate, here’s my fav ones!
(Put each of these in the fridge for a good 4-6 hours to achieve full flavor powarrrr!)
 
 
1. Mint & Citrus: herby and sharp
 
Add your ice, your stuff, your liquids and gulp!
 
 
Spa water citrus
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Daring Drinks: Pearl Taro Milk Drink With Tapioca

Here’s another brew that was waiting in my fridge to be nommed! I got it together with the grass jelly drink.
 
 
sx pearl taro milk drink
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Daring Drinks: Yeo’s Grass Jelly

Oh the mystery, the suspension!
 
 
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Pink Panther Lemonade

Blimey! I created pink lemonade in my cauldron (or mixer, whatever). As in bright pink. With the help of wonderberries (FINE – red berries).
Sheesh. But looking at the color of the lemonade i’d honestly mistake them for magical berries.
 
Not a lot of shots because I hadn’t planned on making this into a post. But when I saw the bright outcome I felt the need to share this happy looking drink!
 
 

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Venti Iced Masala Chai Latte coming right up!

What do you think? Can I go work at Starbucks? ;)
 

What the..?

 
Masala chai is a blend of classic black tea with aromatic Indian spices and herbs, often “chai tea” refers to the same thing.
Add some milk and you have a chai latte!
Add ice and you get an iced chai latte!
 
Etc etc until you create a name you can’t pronounce at 7 in the morning.
 
Because of all the spices chai tea is incredibly healthy for your digestive system, immune system and your mood.. :D
 

What we’ll need:

  • Water
  • Black tea
  • Cooking pot
  • Strainer
  • Ginger (fresh or powdered)
  • Cloves
  • Fennel seeds
  • Cardamom
  • Cinnamon
  • Sugar or honey
  • Milk

 
That’s a whole lot of spices but they stay with you for ages and make your counter look all cosy.
So it’s an investment really!
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Frozen cocktail time!

I’ve been into blending drinks with ice lately, it’s like a popsicle but EVEN BETTER!
 
And now with the new king being crowned in Holland, even more of a reason to sip one.
(As if you need an excuse though.)
 
It’s packed with vitamins too!
(There you go another excuse just in case.)
 
Today I mixed up a batch of Frozen Strawberry Daiquiri, nom nom.
And it’s so EASY!
 
 

Ingredients (per glass)

 

  • Strawberries 4
  • Rhum 30 ml (brown rhum is the most scrumptious kind but I worked with what I had!)
  • Powdered sugar 2 tbsp
  • Lime 1

frozen strawberry daiquiri

  • Ice cubes: LOTS!!

frozen strawberry daiquiri
 
 

Into the cauldron they go

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