These Cherry Lime Soda Floats are sure to cool you down this summer. Frozen dark sweet cherries, lime juice, soda and vanilla ice cream come together in perfect harmony to make a cool refreshing treat.
Summer is clearly on it’s way. Highs have been in the eighties this week. I don’t think you will hear too many people complain about the heat after that endless winter. With the summer comes so many countless frozen treats, floats, slushies and ice cream. Trust me when I tell you that you need to find a way to fit these Cherry Lime Soda Floats into your summer plans. They are just that good. My son has had three of them today alone. I think I am going to have to put the kibosh on that for the day. Everything in moderation, right?
These Cherry Lime Soda Floats are super quick to prepare in the blender and only contain five ingredients, six if you count the ice. You can use any kind of soda such as Sprite, Seven Up or even Pepsi. If you don’t like soda just use a little carbonated water. Do you want to include them in an adults only party? You can add a jigger of rum or tequila and they taste terrific. Are you looking for other cool refreshing summer beverages? No worries I got your back!! Here are a few of my favorite summer liquid refreshments. Some of these recipes are mine and some from my favorite bloggers.
These Cherry Lime Soda Floats have five ingredients and they come together in less than five minutes. They would be perfect for entertaining at patio parties or pool parties. They look awesome in those short clear plastic cups for around the pool. Go ahead and treat yourself you can swim it off later. They are also perfect for kids sleepovers, neighborhood shindigs and just because you love a cool refreshing beverage.
- 2 1/2 cups frozen dark sweet cherries
- 1/2 cup lime juice
- 1/2 cup (Sprite, 7 Up, Coke, Pepsi or carbonated water)
- 2-3 tablespoons sugar (see notes)
- 4 scoops vanilla ice cream
- Place frozen cherries, lime juice, soda, and sugar in blender. Blend until smooth; approximately 1 minute. Pour in glass and top with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
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