Banana-Orange Sunrise

Colorful, fruity layers resemble a beautiful sunrise in this easy-to-make cranberry and orange-banana beverage.

This ditty is a combo of banana, orange and cranberry and when you pour it correctly it looks like rising sun, which means it’s a perfect mimosa alternative at brunch. Pour 1.5 ounces of vodka into the blender for each beverage and you’re set to get your buzz on

Banana-Orange Sunrise from

  • cups orange juice
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 medium bananas, sliced
  • Ice cube
  • Cranberry juice cocktail
  1. Place orange juice, honey and bananas in blender. Add ice cubes until mixture measures 6 cups.
  2. Cover and blend on low speed 30 seconds or until smooth.
  3. Divide juice mixture among 8 glasses; pour cranberry juice on top.
Makes 8 servings
Health Twist
This drink becomes a good source of calcium when you use a calcium-fortified orange juice.
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