Saturday, July 18, 2009

Frozen Peach Daiquiris

The Refreshing Beverage of the Week
Peaches, nectarines, even apricots would work for this recipe. I know, make one of each them you can compare and contrast. It's science!

2 1/2 ounces dark rum
1/4 cup freshly squeezed lime juice
1/4 cup granulated sugar
9 peach cubes (recipe follows)
3/4 cup crushed ice

Combine all ingredients in blender; blend until smooth. Pour into stemmed glasses. Garnish with peach and lime slices. Makes three 6-ounce drinks.

Ingredients for peach cubes
4 fresh ripe peeled peaches, sliced
1 tablespoon lemon juice

Combine peaches and lemon juice in blender and puree. Pour into ice cube trays; freeze. Makes 18 cubes.