Getting ready for a family party affair is fun, time consuming and exciting with colorful decorations. Planning the menu might be the most important aspect to make the party successful since people would enjoy the event with good food. To complement great food, one of the popular party drinks is a slushy drink.

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To make slushy recipes for parties, a slushy drink is a combination of blended fruit, soda, juice, soft drinks and crushed ice.

Recipes to Make a Slushy Drink

A slushy can be made using the products on hand, fruits available during peak seasons, and the decision of the age group of the party seekers can play a huge role in choosing the flavors. There are many slushy recipes for parties when it comes to choosing a flavor.

  • Summer fruits of peaches, cherries, blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, apricots, are only a few fruits to be used, and this is enough to make the final choice difficult.
  • Flavors of vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, orange, lemon, butterscotch, and banana add to making the decisions more difficult. Combining flavors with fruits can make for variety and flavors to make that special drink for those special party goers.
  • Flavored soda also makes for a ready to serve drink
  • Powdered juice flavors also provide a variety to choose from.
  • Soft drink slushy, root beer, grape, lime, lemon, orange, cherry, and grape add to the number of choices to make.

Many slushy recipes for parties are listed in many online food websites in the internet. Basically, you can add as many combinations of fruit, drink and crushed ice as you want to as long as it tastes great. Others would also combine a little alcoholic drink such as gin, tequila or vodka to spice up the drink. But be careful with kids around for they may also drink in the same slushy machine with the alcoholic drink prepared.

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The Slushie Machine

You can make your own slushy recipes through your blender machine or you can make an impressive display of slushy drink using a slushie machine.

Machines for slushy recipes are becoming more and more popular especially in fast food chains and restaurants. They usually serve seasonal fruits such as pumpkin, as well as watermelon, honeydew melons, and cantaloupe full of zest with explosive flavors using unusual combinations. The machine for slushy drinks are found at many stores, including Wal Mart, Target, Macy’s, Kohl’s, to name only a few that seem to be available to most. Online shopping is another way of purchasing that special machine for the party. It is a great way to attract guests to have a glass of slushy drink and enjoy them during the event.