Introduction: How to Make a Shirley Temple
This is where we show you how to make an awesome shirley temple!
Step 1: Gather All Supplies Needed
To start this drink you must gather the following supplies:
- Any glassware of your choice that holds over 8 ounces of fluid.
- A knife
- Basic handheld citrus juicer
- Enough ice to fill half the glass being used.
- 1 naval orange
- 1 2-liter bottle of ginger ale
- 1 bottle of grenadine
- 1 jar of red maraschino cherries
- Teaspoon for measuring
- 1/2 and 1/8 cups for measuring, use 1/4 cup if necessary.
- Umbrella toothpicks, or any regular toothpicks.
Step 2: Add Ice Cubes to Glass
Make sure there is enough ice to fill half the glass.
Step 3: Use the Knife to Cut Orange in Half
Make sure the two halves are equal in size, this is important.
Step 4: Use Juicer for One Orange Half
Make sure the orange is completely juiced and then the orange peel can be thrown away.
Step 5: Pour Orange Juice Into Glass
Measure out 1/8 of a cup and pour into the glass.
Step 6: Pour Ginger Ale Into Glass
Measure out 1/2 a cup of ginger ale and pour into the glass. This amount varies between glass size, we used a wine glass.
Step 7: Add Grenadine to Glass
Add 2 teaspoons of grenadine; more if necessary for taste.
Step 8: Mix Thoroughly.
We just used the teaspoon to stir.
Step 9: Use Untouched Orange Half to Get One Orange Slice
Cut two slices just off the center on either side to get the perfect orange slice. Should be around 1/4 - 1/2 inch thick slice.
Step 10: Place Orange Slice of Edge of Glass Like So.
Step 11: Take One Umbrella Toothpick and One Maraschino Cherry
Use umbrella toothpick, or any regular toothpick, to pierce cherry. Then put this into the drink.