Something delicious I’m drinking right now-cantaloupe smoothie

8 May

Today was the first 80 degree day in Chicago!  It’s summer!  I went to Mario’s Lemonade earlier this afternoon (they opened this week!!!  They’re a possibly-famous seasonal Italian ice stand-see Food Network) and got a cantaloupe lemonade.  It had chunks of cantaloupe in it!  So delicious!  So delicious, in fact, that when I got home half an hour ago I decided I wanted something similar.  LUCKILY, I had half a cantaloupe in my fridge- we ate the other half yesterday wrapped in proscuitto.

Anyways,  I put half a cantaloupe, a tray of ice cubes, half a teaspoon of sugar, and some mango juice in a blender.  This is SO GOOD.

I was just BOWLED OVER by this drink

I was just BOWLED OVER by this drink

Anyways, this was a bit of an impulse blog post, but I liked this so much that I wanted to tell you about it immediately!



Also I wore shorts today.  It snowed here three weeks ago.

Real blog post coming soon.


One Response to “Something delicious I’m drinking right now-cantaloupe smoothie”


  1. Cantaloupe-mint sorbet, or we got an ice cream maker! | Baking and Math - June 25, 2015

    […] By the time this was done, our steak was resting and salad on the table, so I scooped it into a tupperware and put it in the freezer until we were ready to eat it.  I love the brightness of the mint and lemon popping out of the sweet taste of cantaloupe (which I evidently love from that smoothie post). […]

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