Recipes

Margarita Ice Pops (18+)

Posted on August 01, 2014 by Zip Pops

1/2 cup sugar
1 cup (250mL) water
1 cup (250mL) freshly squeezed lime juice (8-12 small limes, usually)
1/4 cup silver tequila
1/4 cup orange liqueur

Heat water and sugar in a small saucepan until completely dissolved and the water is clear. Let cool. Pour into pitcher with lime juice, tequila and orange liqueur. Mix well. Pour into Zip Pop bags. Freeze until solid.

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White Sangria Ice Pops (18+)

Posted on August 01, 2014 by Zip Pops

1 bottle dry white wine
1/2 cup (125mL) warm water
1/2 cup (125mL) raw sugar
1/4 cup orange liqueur
1 lemon

Add sugar to warm water to dissolve. Combine wine, water/sugar mix and orange liqueur in a large pitcher. Juice 1 lemon into the pitcher. Mix, then pour into Zip Pop bags. Freeze until solid.

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Watermelon Mojito Ice Pops (18+)

Posted on August 01, 2014 by Zip Pops

1/2 cup water
1/2 cup (125mL) cane sugar
4 cups (1 litre) chopped fresh seedless watermelon
1 cup (250mL) fresh mint
1/4 cup rum
Juice from 2 limes

In a saucepan bring to boil the water and cane sugar to make a simple syrup. Remove from heat once the cane sugar has fully dissolved. In your blender place the waternelon, mint, simple syrup, rum and lime juice. Blend until completely pureed. Pour into your Zip Pop bags. Freeze until solid.

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Pina Colada Ice Pops (18+)

Posted on August 01, 2014 by Zip Pops

PINA COLADA ICE POPS (makes around 12)

4 cups cubed watermelon flesh
2 cups (500mL) coconut milk
3 tbsp (45mL) vanilla extract
1/2 cup (125mL) sugar
1/2 cup (125mL) white rum

Blend all ingredients until pureed. Pour the mixure into Zip Pop bags and freeze until solid.

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Banana Pineapple Smoothie Pops

Posted on August 01, 2014 by Zip Pops

1 very ripe banana
1 cup (250mL) frozen or drained canned pineapple chunks
1-2 tbsp (15mL-30mL) sugar OR liquid honey
1 cup (250mL) milk
1/2 cup (125mL) vanilla yoghurt or plain yoghurt

In a blender combine fruit and honey OR sugar and milk; puree until smooth. Add yoghurt and pulse just until combined. Pour into Zip Pop bags. Freeze until solid.

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Peach Smoothie Pops

Posted on August 01, 2014 by Zip Pops

2 cups (500mL) fresh, canned or frozen peaches or apricots, sliced
2 tbsp (30mL) liquid honey OR sugar
1 cup (250mL) milk
1/2 cup (125mL) peach yoghurt or vanilla yoghurt

In a blender combine fruit and honey OR sugar and milk; puree until smooth. Add yoghurt and pulse just until combined. Pour into Zip Pop bags. Freeze until solid.

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Berry Smoothie Zip Pops

Posted on August 01, 2014 by Zip Pops

1 cup fresh or frozen strawberries
1 cup fresh or frozen blueberries
1 tbsp (15mL) sugar OR liquid honey
1 cup (250mL) milk
1/2 (125mL) yoghurt

In a blender combine fruit and honey OR sugar and milk; puree until smooth. Add yoghurt and pulse just until combined. Pour into Zip Pop bags. Freeze until solid.

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