Boozy Red, White & Blue Snow Cones

Clinton Kelly

Here’s an adult drink to make you feel like a kid again from my former co-worker, the adorable Clinton Kelly. 

Ingredients
1 c sugar
1/2 c water
ice

For red syrup
1 c strawberries, halved
¼ c white rum

For blue syrup
juice of 1 lime
¼ c blue curacao

Directions
Combine the sugar and water in a saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a boil, stirring to dissolve the sugar, and then reduce to a simmer, and cook for two minutes.

For red syrup: Pour ½ cup of the syrup over the strawberries. Allow to macerate for 1 hour, then puree in a blender with the white rum. Strain through a fine mesh sieve and reserve.

For blue syrup: Combine remaining syrup, lime juice, and curacao. Stir to combine completely. Chill syrups until ready to serve.

To make ice: Use a snow cone machine or blend ice in a blender (you may have to do this in batches, keeping each batch in the freezer as you make the next one.

Scoop crushed ice into glasses, then squirt syrups over packed, crushed ice and enjoy!

 

SHARE:  
Facebook Twitter Google Digg Reddit LinkedIn Pinterest StumbleUpon Email

Author: Heather Zachariah

Former Art Director for Home Magazine and Caribbean Travel & Life, Heather is chauffeur to 3 busy kids; the president of her Home and School Association; and VP of Marketing for TipsFromTown. And she's passionate about all 3!

Subscribe!

Sign up for our email newsletter
You Might Like...
February 28, 2018

Give Blood in Ramsey

April 26, 2013

Flirty Aprons 40% off

April 16, 2016

Far-East Chicken Salad