In three easy steps, you can make a variety of flavoured ice cubes that add colour and sparkle to your beverages while you are on a road trip or a picnic.
Step 1:-Choosing The Add-Ins
Fresh herbs, berries and edible flowers of your choice make great add-ins to your ice-cubes. Place them in ice cube trays.
Step 2:-Add Liquid
Add any liquid of your choice to the tray. Water, fruit juices, coconut milk, tea and coffee make great choices. Avoid alcohol as it will not freeze.
Step 3:-Freeze And Serve
Freeze until cubes are solid. Pop the cubes out and store them in a sealable bag in the freezer of your portable fridge cum freezer.
A portable 2-in-1 fridge and freezer, bearing delightful ice cubes, can travel with you in your caravan or be brought to your outdoor picnic area thanks to online Afterpay white goods schemes. You can indulge in these wonderfully tasting ice cubes on the go, adding value to your great sunset cocktails and warm-weather frozen drinks.
Flavoured Ice Cube Recipes
1. Layered Ice Cubes
To add different yummy flavours to your drink, layer different liquids in your ice tray. Let each layer set before adding a second layer on top of it.
2. Juicy Ice Cubes
Buy cranberry, pineapple, orange, grape, beet, apple and ginger-parsley juices as well as green tea, ordinary and pink lemonades and freeze them in ice cube trays. Simply add them to your glass of water, let it melt and enjoy!
3. Lemon-Infused Ice Cubes
Place small lemon wedges in your ice tray and add water. They can be served in sparkling water or a refreshing vodka cocktail.
4. Fruit Flavoured Ice Cubes
Freeze fruit purees in ice trays to make thickly flavoured fruit ice cubes that can add to the flavours in your drink.
5. Minty Ice Cubes
Place mint leaves in the ice cube tray and pour water over them. Let it freeze. Mint-infused ice cubes in your drinks help you have fresh breath. Serve in Mojito.
Mojito: Mix lime juice, sugar and mint leaves vigorously, crushing the mint with the help of a rolling pin. Pour into a tall glass and add a handful of mint- infused ice. Pour the rum and stir with a long-handled spoon. Top up with soda water and garnish.
6. Coffee Ice Cubes
Why not add these excellent coffee ice cubes to chill your iced coffee instead of regular ice and have watery coffee? Pour your regular brewed coffee into ice cube tray and freeze. Use them to chill your iced coffee.
7. Floral Ice Cubes
Adorn your spring/summer bridal shower or mothers’ day celebration cocktails with these beautiful and feminine floral ice cubes. Choose edible flowers such as rose, lavender or elder flower and freeze them with water.
Some Combo Serving Suggestions;
- Marigold petals + coconut milk ice cubes in iced black tea
- Thyme + grapefruit juice ice cubes in vodka tonic
- Raspberries + cranberry juice ice cubes in sparkling water
- Blueberries + water ice cubes in lemonade
- Mint + water ice cubes in Mojito