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Healthy Cocktails and Drink Recipes for Summer

Did you know that tart cherry juice has some amazing health benefits? Rich with nutrients, tart cherries can help you recover from exercise, sleep better, and in general, live life to the fullest because you feel better. Instead of eating 50 cherries a day, you can get the same benefits by drinking cherry juice. It’s a go-to for our healthy cocktails each summer.

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Here are a few of my favorite drink recipes including Cheribundi’s great tart cherry juice. The first three have alcohol, but I am sure they would be delicious with no alcohol as well.

Drink Recipes With Alcohol

Cherry Gin Fizz 

  • One shot Gin
  • 1 cup Tonic Water
  • 2 tablespoons Cheribundi Tart Cherry Juice
  • 3-4 chunks of fresh strawberries

Calories: Approximately 120

Crancherry Bubbly

  • One shot Vodka
  • 1 cup 7-up (can use diet to reduce calories)
  • 1/4 cup Cheribundi Tart Cherry Juice
  • 3 oz. Cranberry Juice

Approximately 200 Calories. Reduces to about 100 with diet 7up

Butterfly Flutter

  • 2 oz. Peach Schnapps
  • 2 tbsp. Cheribundi Tart Cherry Juice
  • 1 cup Cranberry juice
  • 2 whole Cherries

Approximately 150 Calories

Drink Recipes Without Alcohol

Very Berry Refresher

  • 5 blueberries
  • 3 blackberries
  • 1/4 cup Cheribundi Tart Cherry Juice
  • 1/2 cup strawberry flavored sparklin water

Cherry Crush

  • 1/4 cup Cheribundi Tart Cherry Juice
  • Splash of club soda
  • 1/4 cup pineapple juice
  • 1/4 cup orange juice

Approximately 100 Calories 

Do you have any recipes for healthy cocktails? Let us know in a comment.

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Christian Alejandro

Friday 12th of July 2013

I had no idea they could help with back pain.

faviola Rosas

Friday 12th of July 2013

I hope i win would love to try it!!!

Natasha Tucker

Thursday 11th of July 2013

i would love to try the cherry pomegranate refresh

Ed Nemmers

Thursday 11th of July 2013

Cherry Lemonade would be my choice!

Sarah Hall

Thursday 11th of July 2013

The juice is made from whole cherries, not concentrate.

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