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Raspberry Iced Tea Punch – Fresh berries, limeade and Raspberry Iced Tea come together to create this incredibly delicious and refreshing summer Punch drink!
Because yummy sweet Snapple® Raspberry Iced Tea makes for a perfectly awesome Punch!
First things first, HAPPY MONDAY! Cheers to a new week!
Second things second, HAPPY June 1! You know what that means? It’s SUMMER! (<- say it in Olaf’s voice – it sounds EVEN better!) And what do we do in Summer? We sip on refreshing, delicious cocktails!
Virgin and alcoholic, alike. Of course… ahem.
So I know it doesn’t feel like it, at least for those of us out here in Indiana, but hot, humid days are on their way. I promise. In thinking about getting a head start, I made you this Raspberry Iced Tea Punch, the one and ONLY cold drink that you will need for now and for always.
I don’t really know how to explain it, but this Punch is like a whoa!-yummy-combo! we have going on upinhere. There’s the tang of the lime, the sweetness of the iced tea, and the burst of flavor from the berries. Add some rum to it and go to town!
Can we talk about how to serve drinks?
Part of the appeal of serving drinks is the presentation, right?
Well, then, one word: GARNISHES. Yep. Garnishes make you look like you spent extra time and some TLC on creating the drinks, thus plan on having extra lemon slices, lime slices, fresh raspberries and strawberries. Tall, clean glasses are also a must, and don’t forget the ice! In addition, be sure you have ice cream… and fresh fruit for balance.
However, if you are going to enjoy this sipper all by yourself during your Me-Time, allow me to say just one more word – RUM. Yep… add a shot of rum to your glass, turn on some 80s on Pandora, and keep an extra bottle of Snapple® Straight Up™ Tea next to you in case you overdid it with the rum. The kiddos might question your midday nap. This happened to a friend of mine…
Also? This just in: National Tea Day is June 10! To celebrate this occasion, go to SipYourSummer.com and print a coupon redeemable at Walmart for one FREE 16oz. Snapple® Tea or Juice Drink or one FREE 18.5oz. Snapple® Straight Up™ Tea! *This coupon is available on June 10th ONLY!! Coupon available while supplies last.*
ALSO! 18.5 oz Straight Up Tea and Premium Glass items will be on Rollback for $1.00 in-store at Walmart ONLY, starting June 3rd.
AND! While at Walmart, you have got to get the NEW Snapple® Lady LiberTEA! It’s a blend of delicious black tea with RED raspberry, WHITE peach, and BLUEberry flavors! Available for a limited time only in 16oz. singles and 6 packs.
Looks like Walmart is on a roll this Summer!
Tell me – how do you plan to Sip Your Summer?! Let me know!
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- 4 cups water
- 1 can (12-ounces) Limeade frozen juice concentrate
- 1/2 cup sugar
- 2 bottles Snapple Raspberry Iced Tea
- 4 cups Diet Lemon-lime carbonated beverage
- 2 cups ice cubes
- 2 cups of fruit - lime slices , lemon slices, raspberries and strawberries
- Rum - optional
- In a large pitcher combine water and frozen juice concentrate.
- Add sugar and stir until dissolved.
- Cover and chill for about 4 hours.
- Pour the chilled juice mixture into a large punch bowl.
- Stir in the Snapple Raspberry Iced Tea.
- Slowly add in the carbonated beverage.
- Add ice.
- Add fresh fruit.
- Taste for sweetness and adjust accordingly.
- If using, stir in rum.
WW SmartPoints: 3
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SipYourSummer #CollectiveBias