Introduction: How to Make an Arnold Palmer Style Beverage
Welcome fellow party host! We will be showing you simple steps to creating a tasty beverage for any party. Follow these simple steps and you will be on your way to having that tasty drink that everyone wants the recipe for at your get-together!
In the following steps, you will be shown how to create a gallon-sized pitcher full of Arnold Palmer party beverage (AKA a sweet Tea/Lemonade mix). This amount can make up to 20 servings at whatever party you host.
If you have more guests than this or less you can up or downsize your amount of ingredients accordingly.
Step 1: Gather Ingredients
(1) Pitcher (gallon-size)
(2-3) Cups of Ice (Or one 12-piece ice tray)
(1) Slicing Knife/Cutting Board
(1) (10.5 cups) of store-bought, pre-made Gold Peak Sweet Tea (64 fl. oz.)
(1) (4 cups) of store-bought, pre-made Minute Maid Lemonade (2 liter bottle)
(1) Long Stirring Spoon
(15-20) 6 - 8 ounce Plastic Cups
(1/2) Teaspoon of Salt
(2) Fresh Lemons
(20) Bendable Straws
(20) Small Party Drink Umbrellas (optional for attractiveness)
(1) Measuring Cup (can hold 1 to 4 cups)
Step 2: Add Ice
Add 3 cups (one 12-cubed ice tray) of ice into pitcher.
Step 3: Mix Tea & Lemonade
Pour (10.5 cups) of store-bought, pre-made Sweet Tea and (4 cups) of store-bought, pre-made Lemonade in pitcher.
Stir ingredients gently with long stirring spoon.
Step 4: Add Salt
Add 1/2 teaspoon salt into pitcher with regular-sized spoon.
Stir gently with stirring spoon.
Step 5: Slice Lemons
Cut 1 lemon in half. One half will be used to squeeze in pitcher and slice the other half in thin slices.
Cut the remaining lemon into thin slices width-wise.
Now halve all thinly-cut lemon slices into two half slices by cutting each whole thin slice down the middle.
Cut a small slit to the center of each halved thin lemon slice skin to insert onto cup rims.
Place thinly-sliced lemons to the side.
Step 6: Squeeze Lemon Half Into Pitcher
Squeeze one lemon half into pitcher (you may want to remove seeds from lemon first).
Drop this lemon half into pitcher if desired.
Step 7: Stir Ingredients
Stir all ingredients again.
Step 8: Pour Beverage Into Separate Cups
Pour freshly-made Arnold Palmer beverage into serving cups .
(You may put one or two cubes of ice in each cup if you desire).
Step 9: Decorate Cup Brims With Lemon Slices
Attach a lemon slice on the brim of each cup.
Step 10: Finish Decorating Cups With Straws & Party Umbrellas
Place straws and small party umbrellas inside cups.
SERVE AND ENJOY!