Drinks With Fruit

Strawberry-Hard Lemonade Slush

A handful of ingredients turn a can of lemonade into a thirst quencher that serves a bunch.


1  box (4-serving size) strawberry-flavored gelatin
1  cup boiling water
2  boxes (10 oz each) frozen strawberries in light syrup, partially thawed
1  quart (4 cups) fresh strawberries, hulled
1  can (12 oz) frozen lemonade concentrate, partially thawed
1/2  cup sugar
1  bottle (11.2 oz) hard lemonade 5% alcohol beverage or 1 can (12 oz) lemon-lime carbonated beverage
6   additional bottles (11.2 oz each) hard lemonade 5% alcohol beverage or 1 bottle (2 liters) lemon-lime carbonated beverage or ginger ale, chilled


    1 In 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish, place gelatin; pour boiling water on gelatin; stir until gelatin is dissolved.
    2 In food processor, place strawberries in syrup, fresh strawberries, lemonade concentrate and sugar. Cover; process until smooth. Pour into gelatin. Stir in 1 bottle hard lemonade. Freeze 4 to 6 hours or overnight until slush consistency, stirring after 2 hours.
    3 To serve, spoon 1/2 cup slush mixture into each glass; pour 1/3 cup hard lemonade over each. Stir and serve.