Four local alcoholic slushies to keep you cool this summer – Indianapolis Monthly
Put a straw in one of these frozen treats to quench your summer porch sipping cravings.
Watermelon Lime Chill
Urban vines, 303 E. 161st St., Westfield, 317-763-0678, vignes-urbaines.com
Urban Vines suburban winery and brewery combines white wine with two of their popular slushie flavors, watermelon and lime pie, in this two-tone beauty. Bright colors and whipped cream practically scream summer on the lawn.
Come in, 6406 Cornell Avenue, 317-257-9338, justpopinpopcorn.com
Strawberry sangria is co-owner Mandy Selke’s favorite on the rotating menu of alcoholic slushies served in cute take-out mugs at the cafe connected to the local popcorn powerhouse.
The wine market on the Place de la Fontaine, 1031 Virginia Avenue, 317-426-5932, winemarketindy.com
Mango is the perfect complement to Moscato, a sweet Italian wine known for its tart and citrus flavors like orange, peach and apricot.
Roi Soleil Brewery, Several locations, sunkingbrewing.com
This spring sip of Sun King (stay tuned for new summer slushies) begins with the nostalgic flavors of birthday punch: orange juice, pineapple juice, lemonade, and ginger ale. The combo is complemented with simple brown sugar syrup and Old Hamer Bourbon from West Fork Whiskey.
All photos by Tony Valainis.