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Minnesota Delights: Frozen Daiquiris

Frozen Daiquiris

1 (16 oz) pkg frozen peach slices or strawberries or blueberries 

¾-1 cup granulated sugar

2 cups water

¼ cup orange liqueur or orange juice

juice of 1½ lime

3/4 cup light rum 

1 can lemon-lime soda (for non-alcoholic version)

Prep Day: In a medium saucepan, combine frozen fruit, sugar, water, orange liqueur/juice and lime juice.

Cook until sugar is dissolved and fruit is thawed and softened. Approximately 5 minutes.

Pour the fruit mixture into a blender and pulse until smooth or desired consistency.

Pour into a pitcher and add the rum. Stir until well blended.

Pour into a freezer container and freeze overnight.

Serve Day: Remove from freezer 15 minutes before ready to serve.

Pour into glasses (if serving as a non-alcoholic drink – add a splash or two of lemon-lime soda)